Debra Reed headshot
APPLE Training Institute Planner

Debra Reed has worked at UVA for over 30 years, with over 20 of those years dedicated to the Gordie Center and its predecessors. After a brief retirement, she returned to the Gordie Center in a part-time capacity as the APPLE Training Institute Planner. The NCAA-funded APPLE Training Institute is the leading national strategic training program for substance misuse prevention and health promotion for student-athletes and athletics departments. Debra is responsible for many of the logistics, such as hotel arrangements, contract negotiation and budget management, for three annual national training institutes.