Debra began her full-time real estate career as an independent Broker in 2004 specializing in gated communities, successfully representing Buyers & Sellers in the Palm Springs area, and is a valuable partner in the Carol & Jay Starr | Debra Vollmer Real Estate Team. Prior to her real estate career, Debra was a sales and marketing executive for over 26 years in the computer software & hardware industry. Debra’s strong marketing background enables her to "think out of the box" when it comes to marketing real estate; her strong sales background is a solid basis for being a smart negotiator. Her computer background is an asset as home Sellers are seeking the broadest real estate exposure through the internet and home Buyers desire quick responses to their inquiries. Debra’s computer experience began at the University of Minnesota working in the Electrical Engineering Department. Debra graduated With Distinction from the U of M (Minneapolis) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. Debra & her husband have owned homes in the Desert since the late 80s and have been full-time residents since 2000. Debra knows the area, understands the desert market and is committed to making sure her clients’ interests are TOP priority.