Deborah Rodriguez has been as a hairdresser since 1979, except for one brief stint when she worked as a corrections officer in her hometown of Holland, Michigan. She currently directs the Kabul Beauty School, the first modern beauty academy and training salon in Afghanistan. Rodriguez also owns the Oasis Salon and the Cabul Coffee House. She lives in Kabul with her Afghan husband. From the Hardcover edition.Rodriguez, Deborah is the author of 'Kabul Beauty School', published 2007 under ISBN 9780812976731 and ISBN 0812976738.