Being The Best Employer Possible During These Times - Part II

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)

Please join us on Wednesday, April first at 12:00 pm for a 1 hour presentation and continued conversation about how to be the best employer you can be during this time.

This virtual meeting will address critical topics like how unemployment works, supporting your employees, managing necessary transitions, and include an open Q&A to address any specific difficulties you might be facing.

We encourage you to be in front of your computer for this presentation. We will also utilize the chat box feature to help facilitate the conversation.

A recording will be sent out to everyone afterwards.


We will start with a brief overview and discussion on SBA Loans:

Jamee Haley, Executive Director

Lowcountry Local First


Meeting Presented by:


Employment Law and Unemployment Benefit Attorneys:

Christine Gantt-Sorenson


Perry T. MacLennan


Demetrius Pyburn

Attendees (99)

Adam Brown

Finance Manager

Family Connection of SC

Alissa C. Lietzow

Executive Director

Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services

Amy Wilson

Chief Compliance Officer

One80 Place

Beth De Santis


Fact Forward

Betty Gardiner

Director of Grantmaking and Development

South Carolina First Steps

Bridget Bush


Trident United Way

Cara Senterfeit

Executive Director

Beginnings SC

Carole Swiecicki

Chief Program Officer

Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center

Catherine Puckett

Program Director

Nonprofit Alliance

Cheryl O'Donnell

Executive Director

Florence Crittenton Programs of SC

Craig Currey

Chief Executive Officer

Midlands Housing Alliance

Dale Douthat

President & CEO

United Way of the Lowcountry, Inc.

Dana McConnell

Executive Director


David Laird

Serve & Connect

Debbie Nelson

President and Founder

DNA Creative Communications

Donna V.S. Ortega

Community Investment Officer

J. Marion Sims Foundation

Dwana Doctor

Executive Director

Hampton County First Steps

Edie Blakeslee

Vice President, Grantmaking & Community Leadership

Coastal Community Foundation of SC

Emily Parrish

Executive Director

Children's Attention Home

Francesca Lobban

Heart Rhythm Organization

Arrhythmia Alliance

Helen Rogers

Director of Operations

Lowcountry Land Trust

Jamee Haley

Lowcountry Local First

Jesse Blom

Executive Director

The Green Heart Project

Julie Trott

Executive Director

Habitat for Humanity of Kershaw County

Katy Smith

Executive Director

Piedmont Health Foundation

Kendall Biga

Program Coordinator

Charleston Hope

Kimberly Melick

Director Of Operations

Children's Cancer Partners of the Carolinas

Lana Kleiman

Executive Director

Charleston Legal Access

Larry Hembree Hembree

Executive DIrector

Columbia Children's Theatre

Laura Allen

Executive Director

Children's Cancer Partners of the Carolinas

Lauren Gellatly

Director of Operations

Lowcountry Local First

Lee Snelgrove

Office Manager

One Columbia for Arts and Culture

Leslie Lee

Executive Director

Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County

Linda Cox

Executive Director

MUSC Medical Center

LInda Dickerson

King's Court

Lindsey Shealy

Development Associate

Cure Sanfilippo Foundation

Malcolm Gordge


Camp Discovery

Mandy Black

Executive Director

Little Steps

Marc Pitman


The Concord Leadership Group

Norma Jean Suarez

Executive Director

Unity Health on Main

Paige Knowlson

Executive Director

Pattison's Academy

Pam Benedict

Dir. of Operations & Development

Hope Remains Ranch

Paula Marion

Chief Financial Officer

Drayton Hall Preservation Trust

Phyllis Martin

Executive Director

Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative

Robert S Hervey

Executive Director

East Cooper Habitat for Humanity, Inc.

Robyn Ezzell

Manager, Non-Profit Executive Search Practice

Find Great People International

Ronald McInnis

Helping Hands of Georgetown

Sara Green

Executive Director

SC Wildlife Federation

Shannon Lambert

Executive Director

Pickens County Advocacy Center

Sherrie Snipes-Williams


Charleston Promise Neighborhood

Spencer Jordan

Registered Agent

King's Court

Stephanie Cook

Program Coordinator

Berkeley County First Steps

Steven Burritt

Executive Director

Mothers Against Drunk Driving SC

Tamara Herring

Executive Director

Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage

Tami Enright

Executive Director

The Bee Cause Project

Tara L. Burgess

Director, Finance & Grants

Children's Attention Home

Tatjana Beylotte

Executive Director

Charleston Jazz

Teresa Baxter

Human Resources Manager

A Child's Haven

Theresa Bowles

Volunteer, Past Board Chair

Angels Charge Ministry

Tim Veeck


Habitat for Humanity of York County

Tracey Todd

President and CEO

Middleton Place Foundation

Valaree Smith

Hampton County First Steps

Venolia Jordan

Board chairperson

King's Court

36 Other Registered Attendees