Student in General Business, University Wyoming, 1973.
Secretary American Telephone & Telegraph Company, 1971—1972. Legal secretary Porter, Stanley, Platte and Arthur, Columbus, Ohio, 1973—1974. Market assistant Investors Management Sciences, Inc., Littleton, Colorado, 1974—1976.
Legal secretary Dunmire and Blessing, Attorneys, Hastings, Nebraska, 1976—1977. Secretary Mid-Nebraska Mental Retardation Services, 1977—1978. Owner Century 21 Properties Unlimited, broker, since 1977.
Active membership drive United Way, Hastings, 1979—1982. Board directors Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1984. Advisory board member Development Services Corporation, since 1981.
Member of Altrusa, Hastings Chamber of Commerce, Hastings Board of Realtors (activities chairman 1979-1982, director since 1981), Nebraska Association Realtors, National Association Realtors, Business and Professional Women, Order Eastern Star, Jobs Daughters.
Daughter of Gordon Earl von Forell and Mary Lee Bowen. Married Bruce Edward Debus, August 9, 1975.