Interview with Debra Fant. Debra has lived in Lincoln County 39 years after growing up in Minnesota and earning a BSN (Bach. of Science in Nursing) degree at St. Olaf College, Northfield MN. Parent of two adults, widowed, & retired she shares her life in the forest overlooking the Alsea River with dog companions and good friends. Activism is her avocation and passion, speaking for those beings without a voice in how the Natural world is to be treated by human beings.