Debby Clarke Belichick is a successful entrepreneur. She came into highlights as an ex-spouse of Bill Belichick. Bill is no new name on the football field. He is the current head coach of the NFL, New England Patriots. Debby Clark’s relationship with Bill made headlines after their divorce. She is currently single and is now leading a private life. Let us, deep-dive, into more information about Debby Clarke Belichick.
Early Life of Debby Clarke Belichick
Debby Clark Belichick was born in 1955 in the USA. She is an American native of Maryland. The 65-year-old belongs to the white ethnicity. She follows Christianity as her religion.
However not much information about her early life and childhood. She came into the spotlight only after getting married to Bill Belichick. There is no authentic information about her siblings and parents. Sources have assumed that Debby and Bill are childhood sweethearts. So we can speculate that both husband and wife literally grew up together.
Relationship with Bill Belichick and her Children
Debby Clarke and Bill were in a relationship since they were teenagers. When Bill Belichick began his coaching career in 1975, he was in a serious relationship with Debby. Debby and Bill Belichick married in 1977 after a few years of dating.
The couple shares three children, one daughter, and two sons from their 28 years of marriage. Their daughter is Amanda, and their sons Stephen and Brian. The children are following in their father’s footsteps. As a sportsperson and are also doing very well in their field. Amanda graduated from Wesleyan University in 2007. Their son Stephen is currently serving as the safety coach under his father at the Patriots. Brian occupied himself with Lacrosse as well.
Debby Clarke Belichick and Bill ended their 28 years of marriage. Reports say that they parted ways before the 2004 season. But the divorce was finalized in 2006 and made public in 2005. The reason behind their messy divorce was Bill’s infidelity. Bill was caught in an extramarital affair. He was with ex-New York Giants receptionist Sharon Shenocca. She was separated from her ex-spouse at the time. He was showering Shenocca with expensive gifts. Also gifted her four-bedroom Park Slope townhouse for $2.2 million.
Not only this Debby accused Bill of domestic violence. Their daughter Amanda saw her father Bill dragging Debby upstairs. This horrible domestic violence was also another major reason for divorce. Prior to these allegations, the divorce proceeding was finalized in 2006.
Debby’s Life after Divorce
Despite her horrible divorce from her husband, Debby has maintained her dignity. Today, she is a successful entrepreneur. Debby has been away from the limelight and media. She chose to keep her life private and is currently not dating anyone.
According to playersbio.com, Debby and her friend Paige Yates launched their business as The Art of Tile & Stone. The store is a tile store in Wellesley and offers everything from design to installation of new stone. Before their divorce, Debby and Belichick set up a charity organization. They raised money for the homeless and needy in Cleveland, Ohio, and Massachusetts. However, charity is a sign that Debby and Bill believed in giving back to the community.
Bill has moved on and dating a woman named Linda. Debby is leading a good life with her children.