Debbie D. DuFrene

Debbie D. DuFrene

Editor of the Corporate Communication Collection

Debbie D. DuFrene is professor of business communication and associate dean of the Rusche College of Business at Stephen F. Austin State University. She completed the bachelors and masters degrees at Nicholls State University and her doctorate at the University of Houston. Her consulting experience includes work with a variety of businesses, government agencies, and educational entities.

Debbie has also authored or coauthored more than 90 published academic articles as well as multiple editions of three books:

  • Business Communication, a comprehensive college text used extensively throughout the United States and internationally
  • BCOM, a cutting edge college level text designed for today’s net generation
  • Building High Performance Teams, a guided approach to aid groups in progressing through the stages of team development

She is vice president of the southwest U.S. region for the Association for Business Communication and serves on their international board of directors.

A frequent conference presenter, Debbie has been recognized with numerous distinguished paper and research awards. Her recent articles have appeared in publications including Business Communication Quarterly, Journal of Current Issues and Research in Advertising, Business Education Digest, Freiberger Beitrage, and Journal of Educational and Psychological Measurement. Click here to contact Debbie DuFrene.