Deborah Parrish is a Secondary Bible teacher at Columbia Adventist Academy in Battle Ground, WA. She has taught grades 9-12 Bible for 7 years, using the new Bible curriculum, Encounter, for the past 3 years. Deborah is on the steering committee for this curriculum, and is also an Encounter trainer. Deborah is a California native, but now enjoys the Pacific Northwest with her husband, Joey. She loves the opportunity to work with young people and share with them the unconditional love and grace of Jesus.