1. She is a Barbados Exhibition awardee. In 1991 Depeiza was awarded an Exhibition while a student at Harrison College.
2. She is a trained criminologist. Depeiza completed her tertiary education at the University of Southampton where she gained a Bachelor of Science degree in Politics and Law with Upper Second Class honours. She then went onto study at Queen Mary College of the University of London where she achieved a Merit in the Master of Laws degree specialising in Criminology and Criminal Justice.
3. She is a former President of the Young Democrats. Depeiza is also past Assistant General Secretary of the Democratic Labour Party and has been a consistent representative on both the Executive and General Councils of the Party.
4. She is a mother of two and also an active member of the Seven Days Adventist Church.
5. She grew up in Clapham in the constituency of Christ Church West, where she unsuccessfully contested that seat in the May 24 General Elections.
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