President, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Dr. Pembleton’s extensive education and wealth of hands-on experience makes her an indisputable expert in the field in so many different areas. Her awards speak to her excellence in performance and the testimonials from her colleagues and peers speak volumes about how much she is venerated.
- International University of Graduate Studies, St Kitts, West Indies 2008 – PhD Behavioral Health
- Troy State University, Troy, AL 2003 – M.S. Counseling & Psychology
- University of Maryland, College Park, MD 1999 – B.S. Major: Management Studies
- Outstanding Performance Awards, 1995 – 2010
- Certification as Family Life Educator, National Council on Family Relations, 2003
- Appreciation Award for Keynote Address, Bay County NAACP, 2004
2008 – 2011 Airman & Family Readiness Center Tyndall AFB, FL
Director, Airman & Family Readiness Center
To plan, implement, administer, and counsel management on Airman & Family Readiness Center’s career, transition, relocation, family life, and other work/life services and activities such as family separation, parenting, personal financial management, child care, elder care, etc. provided to military members, retirees, Department of Defense (DoD) civilian members, and their families.
1999 – 2008 Family Support Center Tyndall AFB, FL
Family Life Coordinator/Educator
Provided family life assistance to military families having a wide array of problems.
Developed family development/education programs such as classes on parenting, marriage enrichment, communication, child, and family development and various support groups.
1997 – 1999 Civilian Personnel Office Yokota AFB, Japan
Chief of Staffing
Advised management on employment issues and supervised a staff, which provided
employment assistance to military families. Employment assistance included rating
applications, and making job placements.
1996 – 1997 Civilian Personnel Office Lajes Field, Azores
Chief of Staffing and Employee Relations
Advised management on employment and employee relations issues and supervised a staff,
which provided employment assistance to military families. Employment assistance included rating applications, and making job placements. Employee relations issues included solving disputes between employees and management.
- State of Florida Licensed Mental Health Counselor
- Clinical Director for Cottage House an outpatient substance abuse and domestic violence treatment center
- American Mental Health Counselors Association
- American Counseling Association
- State of Florida Human Rights Advocacy Committee (a gubernatorial position)
- Bay County Domestic Violence Task Force (DVTF)
- National Council on Family Relations
- Florida Local Advocacy Council
- American Association of Christian Counselors
- Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
- University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
- Bay County Interagency Council
- Association of Adventist Family Life Professionals