Tina Barkley, an experienced debt collector, was hired in November of 2006 to head up the law firm’s debt collection department. Tina joined Tannehill & Associates, PLLC in April of 2005. When Tannehill Carmean decided to relocate the collections department to the main office, Tina joined the team as Collections Manager. Prior to joining Tannehill Carmean, Tina taught at the elementary school in New Albany for 5 years and went on to become the Director of Admissions at her alma mater, Blue Mountain College, located in Blue Mountain, Mississippi. She held this position for 5 years.
Tina and her husband, Jeff, are proud parents of sons Jonathan and James Morgan (daughter-in-law, Kailea), and daughter Miracle. In 2016, Tina and Jeff decided to embark on a new adventure by becoming certified resource parents with the Mississippi Child Protective Services. In April of 2016, they began their journey of fostering to adopt, and welcomed 15 month old Miracle into their home. On May 31, 2018, Tina, Jeff and their sons officially became Miracle’s forever family! They are excited that their family keeps growing. Known as Sassy and Pop, Tina and Jeff became grandparents to Hatlie Paige in 2020, and they are expecting another granddaughter, Ellie Harper, in September, 2021.The Barkleys reside in New Albany and are active members of Hillcrest Baptist Church.
Tina loves interacting with people and considers it a blessing to be able to help people resolve their debt in a dignified and constructive way.
- Blue Mountain College
- Bachelor of Science in Education, 1993
Civic Involvement / Hobbies
- Spending time with family