Debbie teaches the Student Success Strategies course at WVJC Bridgeport.
She grew up in McDowell County, WV in a town called Welch and graduated from both Bluefield State College and West Virginia University. She worked in Doddridge County as a teacher and recently retired with 30 years of experience in the classroom. Additionally, she has taught adult education for 7 years at Fairmont State University and West Virginia Junior College.
She said, “My favorite part of teaching at WVJC Bridgeport is seeing success in a student and working with my daughter, Jenica Frye and a former student, Chasity Duarte.”
Her advice to new students is, “Always believe in yourself. Let that confidence carry you toward your dreams.”
When she isn’t teaching at WVJC Bridgeport, Debbie enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also loves peaceful, quiet times fishing with friends and listening to ‘oldies’ music.
WVJC Bridgeport offers Associate Degree programs in Healthcare, Technology, Business, Dental and Pharmacy. If you are interested, please visit www.wvjc.edu for more information.