After graduating from the University of West Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management with a minor in Accounting, Debbie went to work in Morgan City, Louisiana with Seahorse International. There she was the Assistant Personnel Director in charge of the international personnel division. A few years later her family moved to Panama City, Florida where she went to work for Royal American Management as the Assistant to the Vice President of Accounting.
Debbie started an accounting business in 1987 and remained in that capacity for over 23 years. She then joined PRemployer, Inc. in October 2010 as Controller. PRemployer is a human resources outsourcing firm that helps small and mid-sized companies manage their payroll, human resources and risk management functions. Her staff prepares all client staffing and leasing payrolls, payroll tax reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, corporate financial statements as well as client bookkeeping. In addition, she monitors banking and financial issues. Over the years she has provided hundreds of businesses bookkeeping, payroll, tax and accounting service. Her motto has always been “If I help you succeed, then I will be a success!”
Not only did she work hard, she also volunteered and served the community in Panama City, Florida and Slocomb, Alabama. In Panama City, she was a member of the Northside Rotary Club, served as Treasurer for the Southport Recreation Baseball Association for many years, was a founding board member for the prison ministry (New Attitudes in Jesus Christ), served as a board member for the non-profit organization, Community Development & Planning, and is active in her church as well as PTA and booster clubs. After moving to Slocomb a few years ago, she continued her community service by serving as President of the Slocomb Area Business and Community Association from 2008 to 2010 and volunteers at the East Geneva County Senior Center and the Geneva County Chamber of Commerce.
She has been married to Jack for thirty one years. They have four children and one grandchild.