Debra McGee, Senior Vice President and Director of Minority Business Development at BankPlus has had a prosperous career in banking for over 30 years. At BankPlus, Mrs. McGee is responsible for developing and implementing programs, products and initiatives geared toward minority businesses in all the communities that BankPlus offers banking services. She served as Nissan project manager, working with Nissan North America to implement services and products for BankPlus.
Mrs. McGee is a graduate of the William Carey University School of Business with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration. She holds certificates of banking from the American Institute of Banking and the University of Mississippi School of Banking. She is a graduate of Leadership Hattiesburg and Leadership Jackson.
Past President and founder of the West Jackson Rotary Club, she received the 2007 District Service Award and was named one of the top 50 leading business women in the state. Mrs. McGee received the 2015 Jackson Advocate Woman of the Year award. She serves as a board member of numerous service organizations, including Dress for Success Metro Jackson, vice chair of Jackson State University Development Foundation Board and Mississippi Minority Business Alliance. She also serves on The Walter Payton Foundation, Move Mississippi Forward and the Woodward Hines Foundation. She is a former board member of Mississippi Food Network. Debra is a member of the Links Incorporated LeFleur’s Bluff Chapter. In addition to her philanthropic work, Debra serves her community as a volunteer with many organizations and programs including The Rotary Club of West Jackson, Jackson Public Schools, Nissan Community Advisory Team, Sam E. Bailey Scholarship and many more.
Debra is a native of Hattiesburg, Mississippi but currently resides in Raymond, Mississippi. She is a member of College Hill Baptist Church, where she serves as Deaconess and on the Board of Trustees. Debra is married to Vincent McGee, who is the owner/operator of S&T Heating and Cooling.