Debbie King is a parent, community organizer, communications professional and athlete who was elected in 2022 as the TDSB Trustee for Ward 7, Parkdale—High Park. She knows how important good schools are, and how important it is that the TDSB leads on providing world-class education.
As a founding member and Co-Chair of the Black Student Success Committee, Debbie has championed equity in the education system and helped to create safer school environments. She has also served as the Co-Chair of the Dr. Rita Cox – Kina Minogok PS (formerly Queen Victoria PS) Parent Council and on the Board of Fast and Female, a charity which promotes girls' participation in sport.
A first-generation Canadian born and raised in Toronto, Debbie has lived in Parkdale—High Park for over 15 years, raising a family and working in the community. In 2021, her work was recognized at the Urban Alliance on Race Relations’ Annual Awards.
Debbie is a proud graduate of the University of Windsor.