For over 20 years, Debra has had the privilege to serve our military community and their families at the United Services Automobile Association (USAA). Debra is currently the USAA Property Insurance Senior Vice President and General Manager. She leads a team of talented individuals responsible for personal lines, home, renters and specialty products including product development and innovation, regional and state management, as well as product performance. Additionally, Debra leads the P&C Women In Leadership advocacy team focused on empowering women at all levels of their professional journey.
Prior to leading Property, Debra was the Senior Financial Officer (SFO) for USAA’s Property & Casualty Insurance group. She and her team were accountable for financial planning and forecasting, budgeting, operational efficiency, loss reserving, catastrophe financial reporting, and client relationship support.
Debra has also held multiple roles across USAA including Integrated Financial Planning and Forecasting, Enterprise Stress Testing, Rating Agencies process, Staff SFO and affiliate billing, Investment Company Treasurer/SFO, and Enterprise Underwriting and Pricing. Prior to joining USAA, Debra worked at Price Waterhouse, LLP as a staff auditor.
Debra also serves on the Board of the Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) and the MidWest Board for Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF). She is a proud University of Texas at San Antonio graduate, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and a Financial and Operations Principal. Outside of work, Debra enjoys down-hill skiing, biking, and spending time with family and friends.