Prior to her leadership role at WSI she worked for Gap Inc for 18 years in various capacities, Regional LPM for Gap Brand, Director of Banana Republic US Stores, Director of Gap Inc Investigations, Senior Director of Corporate Security & Investigations and prior to leaving Gap Inc she was the VP of Global LP overseeing Asia and Europe, Corporate Security, Global Supply Chain LP, Global Investigations, Organized Retail Crime & the Physical Security Key & Core team.
Debbie also worked for several other retailers during her LP career such as Macys West, Emporium Capwells, Wet Seal and Office Max. Throughout her career she has been very committed to her work within the LP Community. She actively supports the NRF Leadership Advisory Counsel, RILA as a member of the Asset Protection Leadership Counsel, Wicklander-Zulawski IAI Advisory Board as well as an active member of the Specialty Retail Group forum. ASIS SF Chapter & the ECTF Advisory Board. Debbie served for many years supporting the Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Board for Gap Inc as well as was the Execution Sponsor for the LP Diversity in Action team, along with sitting on the Advisory board for two Employee Resource Groups, Women in Leadership and HOLA. Debbie has invested in mentoring Women in LP throughout her career and is passionate about the development and success of others.
Debbie is a native of the SF Bay Area, born and raised in Berkeley, California and now lives in Pinole Valley, California. Debbie graduated from the University of San Francisco where she studied Organizational Behavior and Leadership.