The Fort Bend Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) selected, by secret ballot, Dr. Cheri LaMarque Pemble, PhD, CHt, a certified clinical hypnotherapist and owner of Innerlight Hypnosis. The “Woman of Excellence”, sponsored by the Houston Federation of Professional Women, is given to women who have made significant contributions to their organizations and community.
Dr. Pemble earned her doctorate from Alpha University, with a PhD in behavioral sciences with a hypnotherapy emphasis in 2008. Dr. Pemble, or Cheri to her ABWA friends, says, “It’s a tremendous honor to be selected as the 2012 “Woman of Excellence” representing the Fort Bend ABWA chapter. I am humbled by the confidence and respect these wonderful women have expressed to me in their decision.”
As an ABWA member, Cheri held various positions on the executive board and is the current president elect. She also serves as website co-chair Fortbendabwa.org and is on the membership committee.
Cheri enjoys traveling, reading, gardening and spending time with her family and friends. She is married to Roy Pemble and has one son, Ryan Raddin and two grandchildren, Collin and Kelly Raddin.
Cheri will be honored at a special banquet and gala in September along with other nominees of the Houston Federation of Professional Women. ABWA, Fort Bend Chapter congratulates and salutes its 2012 “Woman of Excellence.”