Debora Norris was raised in a native communities in rural northern and southern Arizona. She is a certified Project Management Professional from the Project Management Institute and has a Master's degree in Education Administration from Grand Canyon University. She also earned her Bachelor's degree from Stanford University. Debora has worked with school districts and education communities on school capital finance and education programs for two decades. Prior to joining the School Facilities Board as a Liaison in 2017, Debora spent three terms in the Arizona House of Representatives. She served four years on the Education Committee helping pass school capital finance laws impacting hundreds of schools. Debora previously served as a Deputy Associate Superintendent at the Arizona Department of Education where she partnered with school districts on programs and initiatives benifitting Arizona students. As part of her duties with the SFB, Debora is also Liaison to all tribal community school districts in the state.