Debbie grew up in St. Michael's on the Eastern Shore, then obtained her BS, RDH from the University of Maryland in 1980.Then moved to Puerto Rico in 1981 until 2006 with her husband, Dr. Benavent. She has enjoyed working in private practice throughout her career, as well as being a clinical instructor at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Division of Dental Hygiene. When not in the office she enjoys gardening, boating and having fun with Premier Designs Jewelry. (