About Dr. Bishop

The Reverend Dr. Debora Bishop is an ordained Elder in the Alabama West-Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church. Debora is wife to Tom Bishop, a retired Marine, and mother to their son, Matthew, who works and lives in Washington, D.C. She earned a Bachelor of Science at Troy University, a Master of Arts in Business at Webster University, a Master of Divinity at Erskine Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Prior to her call to ministry Debora retired from the United States Marine Corps. She is a certified Spiritual Director, has completed the Institute for Clergy Excellence (Faith and Finances), attended Servant Heart Emmaus Walk 14, and completed the two-year Academy for Spiritual Formation. During her eight years on the AWF Conference Board of Trustees she served four years as President.