Deborah is a retired businesswoman who ran an independent family retail business in Hull. From 1979 she worked for Marks & Spencer in personnel at Marble Arch Store and then as an Assistant Buyer in the Food Group. After returning to Yorkshire to get married, Deborah ran her husband’s family business.
Deborah is a Trustee of Sight Support Hull & East Yorkshire and the Sailors Children’s Society.
Deborah was High Sheriff of the East Riding of Yorkshire 2018 – 2019.
She lives in Beverley, East Yorkshire.