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Deborah Denys
District 3 Representative

Mailing Address
County of Volusia
Thomas C. Kelly
Administration Center
123 W. Indiana Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720-4612

Phone: 386-740-5224

Fax: 386-626-6557

Email: ddenys@volusia.org

Deborah Denys is the District 3 representative on the Volusia County Council. Her district includes Port Orange, a small area of South Daytona, New Smyrna Beach, Edgewater and Oak Hill. She began a two-year term in January 2013.

Government experience

  • Member, Volusia County School Board, 1994 to 1998
  • Vice Chair, Volusia County Children and Families Advisory Board, 2005 to 2009

Community service

  • Chair, Early Learning Coalition of Flagler and Volusia, 2005 to 2010
  • Chair, Systems Development for Early Learning Association of Chairs, 2009
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Member, Habitat for Humanity, Family Selection Committee
  • Member, Healthy Start Service Delivery Plan
  • Southeast Volusia Chamber of Commerce
  • Former board member
  • Former chair and co-chair of the Education Council
  • Co-founder Crystal Apple Awards
  • Board member, Junior Achievement
  • Graduate, Leadership Southeast Volusia, 2001


  • Ms. Denys has bachelor’s degrees in Elementary Education and Business Management and Administration.


  • Ms. Denys retired as a registered insurance agent and licensed securities dealer with MetLife. During her career, she earned the professional designation of “Fellow” from the Life Underwriters Training Council.


  • Ms. Denys and her husband, George, have four children between them – Jonathan, Brian, Linda and Gerard – and 11 grandchildren. They share their New Smyrna Beach home with their golden retriever and yorkie.

County Administration

Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center
123 W. Indiana Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720


Daytona Beach

New Smyrna Beach


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