Deborah Grammel, under the direction of George Verdak, performed in the following classical ballets: Les Sylphides, Swan Lake, Raymonda, the Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty. In conjunction with her studies at Butler, she also trained in Michigan City, New York City, Houston, Chicago, and Miami. She has created and designed costumes for Butler University, Indianapolis Ballet Theatre and Dance Kaleidoscope.
Grammel holds at Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in performing arts from Butler University. Appointed 1979.