Debra James became the secretary for Learning Services in October 2009. She first worked in Learning Services as a student worker in 2004-2005 where she assisted with LS 098 Basic Algebra Skills and worked in the ExSEL program. She graduated from JSU with a Bachelor of Science degree in Family and Consumer Science with a concentration in Human Sciences and a Master of Science degree in Counselor Education with a concentration in Community Agency Counseling. Debra is currently working on an Ed.S. degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at JSU and is an adjunct instructor for LS 104 Academic Success Skills.