Connected: Meeting Your Local Editors

Tuesday, January 19, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EST)
Category: Member Events

CONNECTED - A series of six exclusive virtual sessions led by the Post and Courier to help build relationships with the leaders of communities we aim to serve.

You can ask questions and meet the people behind the stories published.

Q&A and engagement will be our objective.

All session are free of charge and are limited only to current Together SC membership organizations, including their staff and board.

Having trouble signing in to register? Not sure if your organization is a member or not? Contact Brandi Elkins:

Register for Upcoming Sessions:

  • February 16 – Understanding The Opinion Page - Letters, Commentary and Editorials
  • March 16 – Honing Your Message - Press Releases and Marketing that Work

Attendees (74)

Karen Addy

Development Coordinator

Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services (PAALS)

Cherise Arrendale

Strategic Initiatives and Communications Manager

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Alanna Boozer

Board Chair

United Cerebral Palsy of South Carolina

Amy Breault

Executive Director

Horry County First Steps

Amy Brennan

Outgoing Executive Director

Dragon Boat Charleston

Megan Byron

Charleston Promise Neighborhood

Becky Callaham

Executive Director

Safe Harbor

Diane Carlson

Associate Director

Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation

Lorraine Chow

Communications Specialist

South Carolina Environmental Law Project

Tina Christensen

Executive Director

Winyah Rivers Alliance

Sam Clements

Executive Director

Doors To Dream

Merridith Crowe

Big Brothers Bgi Sisters of the Lowcountry

Brandi Elkins

Membership Manager

Together SC

Christine Ellis

Deputy Director

Winyah Rivers Alliance

Kerri Forrest

Lowcountry Program Director

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation

Rachael Fulmer

SC Business Developer

Lutheran Services Carolinas

Vivian Glover

Director of Community Arts and Development

Orangeburg County Fine Arts Centr

Kaky Grant


Grant Philanthropic Advisors

Sara Green

Executive Director

SC Wildlife Federation

Lisa Hart

Executive Director

Carolina Teen Center

Kathryn Harvey


Neue South Collective

Mary Dell Hayes

Project Manager, SC Counts 2020

United Way Association of SC

Sandee Hensley

Founder and Director/Head of School

Jubilee Academy

Dodi Hodges

Executive Director

Palmetto Literacy Council

Joe Huggins

Executive Director

Home Works of America

Teresa Hunt

Office Manager

First Impression of South Carolina

Rebecca Jacobson

Executive Director

Smokefree SC

Jane Jasien

Development Coordinator

St. Christopher's Children Inc

Cindy Johnson

Executive Director

Camp Happy Days, Inc.

Emily Juszczyk

Camp & Programs Manager

Camp Happy Days, Inc.

Lelia King

Executive Director

Build Carolina

Alice Lang

Grants Coordinator

SC School for the Deaf and the Blind Foundation

Lisa Larson


Just Say Something

Nancy Lee

Executive Director

South Carolina Association of Habitat for Humanity

Marisel Losa

President & CEO

United Way of Greenwood and Abbeville Counties

Lisa Maronie

General Communications Director

Institute for Child Success

Sue Martin

Executive Director

Hemophilia of South Carolina

Madeleine McGee


Together SC

Jenny McGill

Community Outreach Liaison

Serve & Connect

Alex Moore

VP of Brand Experience

United Way of the Piedmont

Marie-Louise Moreto


Mount Pleasant Community Arts Center Committee

Demetria Mosley

Communications Coordinator

SC Community Loan Fund

Rhonda O'Banion

Manager, Public Affairs

Dominion Energy

Cheryl O'Donnell

Executive Director

Florence Crittenton Programs of SC

Maya Pack

Executive Director

South Carolina Institute of Medicine & Public Health

Karyn Page-Davies

President/Executive Director

Stone Soup Storytelling Institute

Darlene Paradise

Director of Development

Dickerson Children's Advocacy Center

Dolly Patton

Executive Director

Saluda Shoals Foundation

Karen Quadrio

Chief Development Officer

Charleston Promise Neighborhood

Shelli D Quenga

Chief Innovation Officer

Palmetto Project, Inc.

Luanne Rodgers

Chief Philanthropy and Mission Advancement Officer

Windwood Family Services Rodrigues

Director of Communications

Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County

Anne Salley

Director O Marketing

Smith Medical Clinic

Holly Shinn

Communications Director

SC Community Loan Fund

Carrie Silver


Bridges to a Brighter Future/Furman University

Steve Skardon

Executive Director


Madelyn Smith

Operations and Volunteers Director

Home Works of America, Inc.

Doug Snyder

Virtual CFO | Trusted Advisor


Lynn Teague

VP for Issues and Action, LWVSC

League of Women Voters of South Carolina

Erica Teal

Communications Coordinator

Children's Cancer Partners

Natalia Valenzuela Swanson

Program Director, Healthy Eating & Active Learning

Mary Black Foundation

Greg Van De Voorde

Director of Communications

United Way of Greenville County

Abby Watson

Rebuild Upstate

Macy Whitener

Communications Coordinator

Arras Foundation

Jeffrey Winget

Director of Communications

Center for Heirs' Property Preservation

Peter Zalka

Board Chairman


Samantha Zimmerschied

Executive Director

The Advanced Institute for Development and Learning

7 Other Registered Attendees