Mrs. Courtney has been a member of the Board of Trustees since 2014. She is a 1975 graduate of Liberty-Eylau. After receiving her teaching degree, Mrs. Courtney spent 32 years educating the special needs students of our district. Since her retirement she has remained an educator through her daycare. She has been over the youth program at her church in Liberty Eylau, Buchanan Methodist, for many years and continues to volunteer in her community. Her spouse, Clyde, graduated from Liberty Eylau in 1965. Their two daughters, Elizabeth and Becca are also LEISD alumni. Elizabeth is currently an Assistant Principal at Red Oak ISD and Becca is an RN at Christus St. Michael Rehab hospital. Debbie and Clyde have two grandchildren.