Seher Yonca Debbağ was born in Izmir in 1988. She completed her high school education in MEV Private Avni Akyol High School. In 2005, she was accepted to Middle East Technical University, SUNY Dual Degree Program. She did an internship in Poughkeepsie School District in New York in 2008. In 2011, she graduated from Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Education, Teaching English as a Foreign Language Department. At the same year, she also completed her studies with an honours degree in State University New York, New Paltz in Language, Literature and Culture Department. She completed her Postgraduate Studies in International Business in Grenoble Graduate School of Business, London Campus between the years of 2011-2013. She worked at Dokuz Eylül University School of Foreign Languages between the academic years of 2012 and 2014. She completed Cambridge University CELTA Program at IUE CELTA Centre in 2015. She has been working at Izmir University of Economics School of Foreign Languages since then.