Executive Team

Donna Anders, Executive Team Assistant
864-586-2286 Email:

Deborah Bertelsman, COO/VP of Finance & Admin
864-582-2964 Email:

Heather Lother, Vice President of Engagement
864-707-2748 Email:

Alex Moore, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications
864-707-2747 Email:

Amanda Richardson, Vice President of Resource Development
864-707-2741 Email:

Paige Stephenson, President & Chief Executive Officer
864-707-2740 Email:

Heather Witt, Vice President of Community Impact
864-707-2746 Email:

Community Impact

Charlie Beheler, AmeriCorps – Financial Stability Navigator
864-586-2292 Email:

Dana Bertolino, AmeriCorps & VITA Program Manager
864-586-2285 Email:

Libbie Cheek, Community Resource Coordinator
864-415-0374 Email:

Kidada Dawkins, Community Resource Coordinator
864-598-6064 Email:

Nicole Hendricks Community Impact VISTA
864-586-7556 Email:

Hannah Jarrett, Director of Financial Stability Strategy
864-586-2288 Email:

Wilma Moore, Highland Community Outreach Advocate
864-590-0277 Email:

Savannah Ray, Director of Educational Engagement and Partnerships
864-612-6104 Email:

Selena Smith, Community Resource Coordinator
864-978-4391 Email:

Sarah J. Umsted, Community Resource Coordinator
864-706-2568 Email:


Brooke Swango, Corporate Engagement Associate

Natasha Gravel, AmeriCorps VISTA Leader
864-586-2287 Email:

Colin Hammond, Engagement VISTA

Aileen Kovarik Eastergard, AmeriCorps VISTA Leader

Finance & Administration

Matt Banning, Director Data/Technology
864-707-2745 Email:

Amanda Crisp, Finance Associate
864-586-2283 Email:

Wendy Griffin, Grants Manager*
864-586-2296 Email:

Brenda Melson, Accounting Assistant
864-586-7556 Email:

Gifts in Kind Center

Scott Bryson, Gifts-in-Kind Center Operations Director
864-814-3130 Email:

Janice Tuck, Gifts-in-Kind Center VISTA


Carly Burns, Marketing & Events Associate
864-586-2297 Email:

Abby Harwell, Marketing VISTA

Resource Development

Tammy Bright, Cherokee County Relationship Manager*
864-490-9813 Email:

Maria Maddin, Director of Leadership Giving & Donor Networks
864-707-2742 Email:

Sharon Parker, Donor Stewardship Associate
864-586-2294 Email:

Olivia Sloan, Campaign Director
864-586-2289 Email:

Mike Whitt, Corporate Development Director
864-707-2749 Email:

*Denotes part-time staff. Please allow additional time for response.