Amber began her law enforcement career on April 23, 1999, when she joined the Bastrop Police Department as a patrol officer. After several years of distinguished service which included numerous awards, Amber left the Bastrop Police Department and began employment with the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office in 2006.
While employed with the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office, Amber served in numerous positions, including corrections officer and patrol officer. She was also able to obtain both her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of Louisiana at Monroe during this time.
In 2007, Amber was requested to assist with the instruction of professional development courses, and in 2008, was officially transferred to the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office Training Division.
Currently, Amber both develops and instructs in-service training courses for the Corrections Division and the Patrol Division; manages an online training system for all members of the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office; writes, manages, and is project director for numerous grants; maintains the agency's social websites and training website; teaches the Louisiana P.O.S.T. Level III certification course; collaborates with the University of Louisiana at Monroe Criminal Justice Department; and instructs at the North Delta Regional (Police) Training Academy.