Debbie was born and raised in Richwood, Texas. She is the only child of Robert and Gail Stephenson. She received a Blue Ribbon in the Brazoria County Fair in 2007 that lead to her emergence into art. She works in a variety of mediums, from painting to alternative processes. She received her A.A in 2013 and is in the process of finishing her BFA in Photography and Digital Media at the University of Houston. Her current focus is exploring the realm of landscapes and the uncontrolled with experimental lens based media.