Debbie Johnson begins her second season as the head women's golf coach at Rhode Island College.
In her first season guiding the Anchorwomen in 2018-19, Johnson led RIC to a second place finish at the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) Championship and an eighth place finish at the Empire 8 Golf Championship.
Johnson comes to RIC as an accomplished coach in the high school ranks. She was the girls' basketball coach at Parkview Junior High School for two years and at Cranston High School East for three seasons. She guided the Thunderbolts to three straight Rhode Island Interscholastic League Championship appearances and the State Title in 1988.
Johnson was a two-year letterwinner for the RIC Women’s Basketball team, helping the Anchorwomen reach the NCAA tournament in 1985.
She was also an active member of the community, serving as a coach for several CLCF programs throughout the years.