Debi is a native of Tennessee where she attended the University of Memphis and majored in Commercial Art and Graphic Design. She and her husband, Sam, moved to Bigfork in July of 2016. With almost 23 years of experience in the residential and commercial real estate markets, Debi also has notable experience in residential construction and design. The daughter of successful entrepreneurs, she not only inherited exposure to real estate and construction, but also developed a keen aptitude stemming from her sincere interest, knowledge and experience in the industry. Having relocated several times, buying and selling her own homes, she has a true sensitivity and appreciation of her Client’s journey. Now a resident in the Flathead Valley, Debi is a member of the Bigfork and Kalispell Chambers of Commerce, Northwest Montana Realtors Association, Montana Regional MLS, National Association of Realtors, NAHB (National Association of Home Builders), Flathead Builders Association, Montana Builders Association and the NRA.
In addition to holding a Real Estate Brokers License in Montana, Debi also holds Real Estate Licenses in Tennessee and Georgia.
Debi is married to Sam Hood and they have six adult boys and three beautiful grandchildren, Alexis and Casen and Adeline. Sam is a graduate of the University of Alabama where he earned a Degree in Communications while on a football scholarship playing for the Legend, Bear Bryant.
Aptitudes for self-discipline and high achievement are evident in their six boys. Dallas, the eldest of two, holds a Communications Degree from Western Michigan University where he was offered a football scholarship and played as a Tight End. Dallas went on to play for the San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys and the Carolina Panthers. Dallas and his family reside in Chattanooga, Tennessee where Dallas is VP of Sales for Avenger Logistics. Trace has a Pre-Law Degree from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and is a Commercial Realtor with Fletcher Bright Realty in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Cameron graduated with honors from the McCallie School and earned academic and football scholarships to numerous Universities. He attends ETSU majoring in Communications. Wesley is a singer and musician and resides in Nashville Tennessee and works and entertains at the Opreyland Hotel. Chandler lives and works in East Tennessee and Preston is a Student Counselor at small Bible College in Kauai, Hawaii.
Debi enjoys waterskiing, horseback riding, kayaking, hiking and shooting skeet.