Debra Pesnell manages nine Supercuts alone and owns four with a business partner. Debra oversees these 13 salons in the Dallas/Fort Worth market and manages another two in West Texas. Debra started with Supercuts in March 1996 as a bookkeeper for Linda Leyerle. At the time Linda and group were managing Howard Shermanʼs salons as well. When Howard passed away, Debra, along with her partners, Steve Jaber and Linda Leyerle, purchased Howardʼs salons from his estate. Since then they have purchased five additional vendition salons from Regis Corporation.
Debra is the managing partner of their company and oversees the day to day operations of the salons. Debra has developed the company structure to include area managers who each manage their own salon and oversee two others. Additionally, the company is supported by a two person office staff.