Even though she has lived here in Evesham for the past 19 years, Debbie Hackman was born and raised in Drexel Hill, PA. She graduated from Upper Darby High School, where she was active in academic, service and choral groups. After graduating from Eastern University with a BS in Chemistry, her professional experience spanned corporate R & D to manufacturing in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.

Debbie parlayed her technical experience over the years into a successful career in human resource management, known for her ability to identify key talent for organizations. She also has experience in employee relations, training and career development, and college relations. Debbie was awarded her PHR certification through the Society for Human Resource Management. She was involved with the both the Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey on the South Jersey Job Fair and Ambassador Committees and Burlington County Chamber of Commerce.

The Youth Advisory Committee, was started by Councilwoman Hackman, which supports and serves the township through various projects.