Debbie is vice president for advancement and president of the University of New Hampshire Foundation. She was most recently vice president for development and alumni relations at Colby College, and before being promoted to that role in 2010, she served as associate vice president and campaign director at Colby beginning in 2006.
She has held development positions in major gifts and management at three Harvard teaching hospitals: the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Children’s Hospital, and the Joslin Diabetes Center. She also was a senior leadership giving officer at Bates College. While at Joslin Diabetes Center, before coming to Colby, Dutton was associate vice president for development.
Debbie has a Master of Science degree in Business Management from Lesley College and a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from the University of Maine. She lives in Kennebunk with her husband Brett and children Delaney and Anson.