Amanda Gambill

8th Grade Counselor for Last Names A-L

662.349.6660 ext. 111
My Counselor is Mrs. Gambill

About Mrs. Gambill


In 2006, I graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Memphis with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. In 2008, I graduated again from the University of Memphis with a Master of Science degree with a counseling concentration.


I have been a school counselor at DeSoto Central Middle School since 2008. I became a National Board Certified Counselor in 2008 and a National Board Certified School Counselor in 2012. In 2017, I became an ASCA School Counseling Legal and Ethical Specialist and an ASCA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Specialist in 2021.


I live in Nesbit with my husband, Martin, and our son, Lucas. We love to travel and are always planning our next trip. I enjoy gardening, camping, baking, and listening to ALL kinds of music. Also, I love coffee, smoothies, and dachshunds!