Debbie Hanna, REALTOR®, is a native of Arkansas and earned a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Louisiana State University. She spent 14 years in Los Angeles, where she worked in the music industry as the West Coast Field Sales Manager for Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corp and subsequently, advertising account executive with the Los Angeles Daily News. Debbie moved back to Baton Rouge in 2007 & started her Real Estate career with the Pat Wattam Team. An avid tennis player, she also enjoys music & various sports - especially LSU baseball!
"I believe that the more buyers and sellers know about the process, the easier it is for them to make the right decision. I spend time educating my clients in order to empower them & take away a lot of the stress! Understanding the needs and issues facing each client is so important, whether a 1st time home buyer, experienced seller, or a relocating family. I strive to make the home buying & selling process as seamless as possible and love helping people achieve their real estate goals! My experience, expertise, and negotiating skills give me not only the confidence I need to be fully committed to my clients but to exceed their expectations every step of the way. I look forward to working with you!"
Debbie was named 2019 REALTOR® of the Year for the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors and was selected by her fellow peers at GBRAR to serve as a member of the Board of Directors for 2019-2020. She was also named the "2015 Most Cooperative Realtor®". Debbie was a member of the Louisiana Realtors Board of Directors for 2017-2018 and was a 2015 graduate of the Louisiana Realtors Leadership Program. In addition, she is also a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), the highest credential awarded to residential sales agents, managers, and brokers. She is also involved with several local committees within the industry.