Darreka Carney, affectionately known as Pebblez is an entrepreneur and Nashville native. Pebblez has been a creative since an early age. She successfully started and ran a customization business until 2017. She decided to go to barber school in February of 2017. She officially picked up her first pair of clippers in March of 2017, and the rest was history.
Pebblez graduated from Pearl-Cohn High School, attended Tennessee State University, and graduated from Nashville Barber and Style in 2018. During her time at Nashville Barber and Style she met Abishai Collingsworth and Ryan Timmons. The two were volunteering on Monday evenings to cut the homeless in Downtown Nashville with Caroline Linder, the founder, to what we would later form into Nashville Street Barbers. Since it's founding, Nashville Street Barbers has serviced hundreds of homeless clients and is a registered 501c3.
She finished Barber School in May of 2018 and became a licensed Master Barber in June of 2018. Shortly thereafter, She worked at Chop It Up Barbershop, under the ownership of Belafonte Gregory until she decided to to venture into shop ownership.
She opened Pebblez Cutz Grooming Lounge LLC in October of 2020.
She is very passionate about the barbering industry and is well on her way to blazing a trail!