Debra Medina is a Republican politician in the U.S. state of Texas. She is allied with the Ron Paul and Tea Party movements.
Medina was born in Beeville in Bee County in south Texas. She graduated as a registered nurse from Baptist Memorial Hospital System School of Nursing in San Antonio in 1984. She earned her business degree in 1995 from LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas. In 2002 she founded and managed Prudentia Inc., a medical billing company based in Wharton in southeastern Texas. She was reared Roman Catholic but now attends a Baptist church.