Pamela Gainer

Adjunct Lecturer

Ms. Gainer been a Program Consultant ll for the Department of Health and Human Services for two years.  Ms. Gainer works in Staff Development training direct line workers. She also facilitates trainings for Pre- Service, Permanency Planning, Foster Home Licensing and LINKS 101.   Prior this this position, Ms. Gainer worked at a local county Department of Social Services for 15 years in Foster Care, currently called Permanency Planning, and also served as the LINKS Coordinator.


  • MSW, Fayetteville State University
  • SWRK 475 - Integrative Seminar
  • SWRK657 - Field instruction IV
  • SWRK 465 - Block Field Practicum
Research Interests
  • Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
  • Foster Care 18-21
  • National Independent Living Conference: Aging out of Foster Care
Professional Memberships
  • National Association of Social Workers
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Fayetteville State University Alumni Association