Phone: 980-429-6788


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Social Work

Mrs. Cindy Gates


I am a Social Worker with over 30 years of experience.  I graduated from Western Carolina University.  I have previously worked as a Medical Social Worker, Hospice Social Worker, Child Protective Services Social Worker, and many other positions.  I became the School Social Worker for Asbury in 2019.  I also serve as the School Social Worker at Norris Childers, Pumpkin Center Intermediate and Pumpkin Center Primary.  I have been married to Robert for 31 years.  I have two children, Lydia and Laura.  Lydia is currently employed by Duke Energy  and Laura is a senior at North Lincoln High School.  

Please feel free to contact me if you or your student have needs or concerns.  I am at several different schools, so please use my cell phone to reach me.