Speaking Together - Legislative Update

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (EDT)
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Category: Advocacy Allies

Join GP McLeer, our Speaking Together Coordinator, for a Zoom call update on Together SC's advocacy plans for this year, including our efforts to support your work and pursue additional relief funding.  

This hour-long discussion will include members of our Advocacy Allies Leadership Team and will cover the following topics:

  1. An overview of Together SC’s Advocacy Principles and 2021-2022 Advocacy Agenda.
  2. Advocacy Agenda Spotlight: Pay Equity Act & Childcare Issues
  3. Status Update: COVID Relief and SC Nonprofits
  4. Advocacy Actions

The event is free and open to our Advocacy Allies Network, as well as our general membership, but registration is required.

Attendees (64)

Kim Atchley

Director of Communications

Spartanburg Academic Movement

Tami Barlow

Director of Operations

Charleston Promise Neighborhood

Tara L. Burgess

Director, Finance & Grants

Children's Attention Home

Steven Burritt

Executive Director

Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Bonita Clemons

Executive Director

South Carolina Community Health Worker Association

Marco Corona

Chief Development Officer

One80 Place

Susan Crooks


Walt's Waltz

Kelsey Crum

Executive Director

Carolina Dance Collaborative

Stacey Denaux


One80 Place

Sally Ehrenfried

Principal, Government Relations


Jenna Elser

Artistic Director

Greenville Light Opera Works

Rachael Fulmer

SC Business Developer

Lutheran Services Carolinas

Lauren Gellatly

Director of Operations

Lowcountry Local First

VictorIa Haugen

Chief Strategy Officer

SC Community Loan Fund

Larry Hembree

Executive DIrector

One Columbia for Arts & History

Tamara Herring

Executive Director

Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage

Amelia Holcombe

Program Associate

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation

Kimberly Humphrey

GCS Relations Associate

Richland County

Alecia Klauk

Executive Director

Chapin We Care Center

Alice Lang

Grants Coordinator

SC School for the Deaf and the Blind Foundation

Maurice Lawyer

Chief of Operations

The Legacy Foundation of SC

Nancy Lee

Executive Director

South Carolina Association of Habitat for Humanity

Lisa Maronie

General Communications Director

Institute for Child Success

Jeff McCormack

Executive Director

SC Physicians Care Charity

Madeleine McGee


Together SC

GP McLeer


Pecan Public Relations

Jamie Moon


Institute for Child Success

Marie-Louise Moreto


Mount Pleasant Community Arts Center Committee

Emily Parrish

Executive Director

Children's Attention Home

Chynna A. Phillips

Senior Director of Policy and Research

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC

David Platts

South Carolina Arts Commission

Cary Plummer

Executive Director


Daniel Prohaska

President & CEO

Lions Vision Services

Joan Quinn

Children in Crisis of Dorchester County

Omme-Salma Rahemtullah

Policy and Advocacy Consultant

FoodShare South Carolina

Elmire Raven

East Cooper Community Outreach

Debbie Robertson

Chief Partnership Officer

South Carolina First Steps

Luanne Rodgers

Chief Philanthropy and Mission Advancement Officer

Windwood Family Services

Laurie Sessa

Board Member

Pattison's Academy

Carrie Silver


Bridges to a Brighter Future/Furman University

Beth Singletary

Director of Accountability and Admin

Richland County First Steps

Amy Splittgerber

Executive Director

Healthy Learners

Meg Stanley

Executive Director

Eat Smart Move More SC

Yarley Steedly

Government Relations Director

American Heart Association

Tom Swanciger

Executive Director

Father to Father, Inc.

Najmah Thomas

Assistant Professor

University of South Carolina

Amy Wilson

Chief Compliance Officer

One80 Place

17 Other Registered Attendees

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