Debra Paulus has been employed by NCCD since 1993. She is responsible for developing project budgets and providing financial oversight for projects administered by the Midwest office staff. She also manages all Midwest office client contracts and ensures that projects operate in accordance with contract specifications. Over the years, Debra has been involved in numerous projects in child protective services, adult protective services, and juvenile justice agencies throughout the United States, Canada, and Australia. Debra has a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.