Deborah Belcher


Deborah Belcher
(615) 898-2676
Room 211, Ned McWherter Learning Resources Center (LRC)
MTSU Box 86, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • MFA, University of Georgia (1988)
  • BS, Middle Tennessee State University (1984)
  • AS, Young Harris College (1982)

Areas of Expertise

Reuse of existing structures
Residential design
Health care facility design
Institutional Facility Design
Business Etiquette

Credentials Pertinent to the Field
Registered Interior Designer, #156
Faculty Senate President for the 2009-10 Academic Year
Interior Design Educators Council Member (IDEC)
American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Allied Member
Institute of Classical Architecture and Art (ICAA), member
American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) member
Trained by Emily Post Institute: Business Etiquette


Ms. Belcher specializes in reuse of existing structures, day care facility design, elderly care facility design, aging in place, residential design and health care facility design. She has presented at the local, state, and international level. In 2004-05 Ms. Belcher served as the MTSU Executive Vice President and Provost's Fellow and in 2008-10 she was the IDEC South Region Chair.