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Our Staff and Board of Directors work together to empower communities and our member Children’s Advocacy Centers to deliver a best practice response to child abuse in South Carolina. More contact information is available for SCNCAC members on SCNCAC Connect by using the login button at the top of this page.

Thomas Knapp

Executive Director

Liz Szarkowski

Program Director

Brooke Kenney

Administrative Coordinator

Pam Morgan

CAC/MDT Development Coordinator

Candice Lively

General Counsel

Use the Contact button at the top of this page to email us. If you wish to reach a specific staff member, please name them in the comment section of the contact form.

SCNCAC Board of Directors

Kim Ponce
Julie Valentine Center – Greenville, SC

Immediate Past Chair
Carole Campbell Swiecicki, Ph.D.
Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center – Charleston, SC

Kay Phillips, Ph.D., LISW-CP
Dorchester Children’s Center – Summerville, SC

Jessica Bell
Beyond Abuse – Greenwood, SC

At-Large Board Members

Labrena Aiken Furtick
Edisto Children’s Center – Orangeburg, SC

Trista Baird
Community Representative – Columbia, SC

Gloria Johnson-McClary
Durant Children’s Center – Hartsville, SC

Melissa Nichols
Community representative – Greenville, SC

Emily Miller
Children’s Advocacy Center of Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union Counties – Spartanburg, SC