Deborah Carroll joined Chapin's professional community in 2000 after a 15 year career in the fashion industry, where she worked for Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue and Carolina Herrera. She received dual bachelor's degrees in French and human ecology from SUNY Oneonta. Deborah has three daughters, all of whom attended Chapin: Lindsey ’05, Meredith ’07 and Alison ’09. She has also spent many years as a Chapin parent volunteer, both as the Chair of the Gator Gear committee and Head of the Parents' Association. When she isn't at Chapin, Deborah spends time at her winery, The Lenz Winery, where she enjoys growing grapes, producing wine and drinking it!