Deborah I. Smith
Deborah is a native of Georgetown, started her creative journey as a photographer and digital artist who has in recent years, turned her artistic vision to painting in acrylic in a modern impressionist style with an occasional impulsive foray into abstract and geometric expressionism. She is inspired by the landscape, wildlife, and simplicity of life in the Low Country.
She holds an M.S. in Juvenile Justice and is a part-time instructor in Criminology at Trident Technical College in Charleston. She has lived and run businesses in Washington, SC, Sacramento, CA, and Miami, FL and after 20 years in Summerville, SC, she retired from the SC Department of Criminal Justice in 2011 and returned to her hometown.