Debra Jo Fondren (b. February 5, 1955) is an American model and actress. She was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for the September 1977 issue and Playmate of the Year for 1978. Fondren, who lived in Beaumont, Texas, was discovered on a visit to Las Vegas by photographer Robert Scott Hooper who also photographed her centerfold. Fondren had guest star roles on TV series such as Mork & Mindy and Fantasy Island. She also appeared in movies such as Spit Fire.