Deborah DeBenedictis has been a member of the RVMS board since 2012. She is married to Tony, of Tony’s Market Roslindale, helping Tony’s to participate in many of the Roslindale Village Main Street events, such as Taste of Roslindale, The Roslindale Farmer’s Market, One Small Step, and Holiday Wander. Deborah first came to live in Roslindale in 2007, from Weston. Deborah’s previous experience includes 15 years in high-tech management at a local computer manufacturer, long-range planning and executive sales and marketing. She ran her own after-school program, the Weston Wayland Success Learning Center, for almost 25 years. The Center is an independent, small business, which works with students on skills mastery and also provides standardized test prep for the Independent School Entrance Exam (aka, The Latin Exam), SSAT, SAT & ACT. Deborah received her BA & MA Degrees from Boston College.
Deb’s passions include the pursuit of equity in education, ballroom dancing, reading, horses, good food, and her family. Deb and Tony live in West Roxbury, and enjoy visits from their far-flung off-spring. They are parents to seven accomplished children who live in locations including: New York, New Orleans, and Boston, Cambridge, Washington DC, California and Texas.