Ms. Debra Swann

Ms. Debra Swann

2020-2023 Board of Director Candidate

Co-opted Board of Director 2009-2010

Debra Swann is a highly experienced Social Worker with particular knowledge in the area of domestic violence as well as drug and alcohol issues.  


Debra has worked in both NSW, VIC and in SA where she is currently reside.  

Debra has been involved in a number of volunteering / committee position over the years both within the Deaf Community and mainstream organisations.    

She has also worked for a number of different Deaf organisations as well as other organisations in the disabilities sector and is well aware of the many challenges within the Deaf Community. 

She is currently studying a Master in Counselling with the Australian Institute of Professional Counsellors.

In addition, Debra has the following qualifications:

  • Masters of Social Work from La Trobe University
  • Bachelor of Human Services from La Trobe University
  • Diploma of Community Services (Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs) from TAFE Gippsland – formerly GippsTAFE