As Chief Operating Officer (COO), Debbie is responsible for the effective business operations of the Richmond Association of REALTORS® and the Central Virginia Regional MLS. Debbie is originally from Emporia, Virginia, and has lived in Richmond since arriving at University of Richmond, where she studied Accounting when she wasn’t cheering for her favorite sports team, the Spiders. She worked for 15+ years in public accounting after becoming a certified CPA and has experience in both auditing and taxation with clients in many different fields of business.
Prior to coming to RAR, she worked for a local land development and housing construction company, and also spent two years working with the Virginia Association of REALTORS®. Her state association experience provided her with a very unique perspective to the relationship among the different REALTOR® associations and their work on behalf of their members. She currently resides in Henrico and appreciates her time with friends and family, particularly her two daughters’ families.
Random facts about Debbie:
- She is a loyal Richmond Spiders fan
- She has enjoyed volunteering with the Richmond Christmas Parade, Habitat for Humanity, the USO and Junior Achievement
- She is an enthusiastic patron to the many great restaurants and festivals in our area