Mrs. Deborah Hughes had the privilege of growing up in a Christian home and accepting Jesus Christ as her personal Savior during her teen years. In addition to a godly home, she was greatly blessed to have been part of a wonderful Christian school. She graduated from Baptist Bible College with a degree in Secondary Education and earned her master’s degree from East Stroudsburg University. She has worked as a learning support teacher for Pleasant Valley School District, substituted for Pocono Mountain School District and as a tutor for Sylvan Learning Systems. Her husband, Patrick, is pastor of New Life Fellowship Baptist Church in Marshall’s Creek and they have three children attending Canaan Christian Academy.