Deborah Sanders O’Reilly is the Coordinator for the Center for Character and Citizenship. Debbie has worked over twenty years in higher education in both the College of Management and Business and the College of Arts and Sciences at National Louis University in Chicago. Formerly, Debbie held the position of Assistant Professor in the Social and Behavioral Sciences Department and had experience in academic administration as department chair, also at National Louis University. Prior to academia, Debbie worked in advertising and marketing in St. Louis. Debbie holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. She also holds a Master's Degree in Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Saint Louis University.