Lisa Allison, Charleston County School District Devon Andrews, Charleston County Public Library Ryan Ashley, Dorchester School District Two Nella Barkley, Crystal-Barkley Corporation Bonnie Bella, Reading Partners Patty Bennett-Uffelman, Begin with Books Anne Bergin, SC Program for Infant / Toddler Care Karen Bickley, Community Volunteer LaShea Birds, LowCountry RISE Leigh Bolick, SC Department of Social Services Callee Boulware, Reach Out and Read Carolinas Michele Bowers, SC Department of Social Services Dr. Gwendolyn Bright, Dorchester School District Four Melissa Britton, Trident United Way Bill Brown, University of South Carolina Irene Buenting, Carousel Early Childhood Center Paul Butler-Nalin, Trident United Way Pam Cadden, Charleston County Public Library Kimberly Caristi, Coastal Pediatric Associates, PA Eileen Chepenik, Trident Literacy Association Maureen Conroy, University of Florida Dotti Cybrynski, Joint Base Charleston Muhiyidin D’baha, Building from the Block Up Olivia Daniel, Developmental Duffle Dena Davis, Charleston County School District Lillian DeGuire, Retired Educators Cynthia Deleston, Community Volunteer Beth Demas, South Carolina Aquarium Kerri Donnellan, Pattison’s Academy Vanessa Dos Santos, Community Volunteer Sherrie Dueno, SC Child Care Resource & Referral Network Sharon Fashion, Berkeley County Jean Feldman, Dr. Jean and Friends Carol Fishman, Herzman-Fishman Charitable Foundation Susan Gaston, Dorchester School District Two Dana Gipson, Miss Plus America Jean Gooch, Berkeley County First Steps Heather Googe, SC Child Care Inclusion Collaborative Tyeka Grant, Eastside Community Development Corporation Theresa Green, Charleston Area Justice Ministry Camille Hendrix, Charleston County School District Allison Herrin, MAIA Moms Sandra Heyward, East Coast Migrant Head Start Project – SC Karen Hill, Dorchester County First Steps Cheryl Hollis, WINGS for Kids Arthur Lee Holmes, Charleston County First Steps Kyle Lehm, City of North Charleston
Tiffany Howard, Help Me Grow South Carolina Glenn Huggins, Dorchester School District Two Margaret Humphreys, Community Volunteer Samantha Ingram, South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness Candy Jaruszewicz, College of Charleston Crystal Jones, SC Child Care Resource & Referral Network Starr Jordan, Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry Cathy Joyner, Charleston Dorchester Mental Health Center Kathryn Kaknes, Community Volunteer Gerald Katz, GK Consulting Charlotte Koster, Charleston County School District Richard Latham, Trident Technical College Drew Laurens, Reach Out and Read Carolinas Ted Legasey, Community Volunteer Coleman Legerton, Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church Niki Leiva, Trident Academy Linda Leonard, South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness Michael Lisle, Pattison’s Academy Marina Lopez, Medical University of South Carolina Latrina Lucas, City of Charleston Jesica Mackey, City of Goose Creek Victoria Manigault, Nurse-Family Partnership Michelle Mapp, SC Community Loan Fund Christopher Marino, Children’s Center @ Carolina Park Joy Mazur, South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness Anna McBee, Reach Out and Read Carolinas Katie McCabe, Charleston Promise Neighborhood Noelle McInerney, SC Department of Social Services George Metz, Charleston Southern University Cheryl Mills, Academy at El-Shaddai Tonya Misuraca, Trident Technical College Dana Mong, Communities in Schools of the Charleston Area Kara Moore, Lowcountry Foodbank Marie Morgan, Community Volunteer Omar Muhammad, Lowcountry Alliance for Model Communities Nichole Myles, Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry Amanda Netsch, Trident United Way Annie O’Brien, Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach Kim Odom, Charleston County Public Library Carol Osborn, CAO Associates Training Services Sherry Osborne, ICF International Deanna Parish, Charleston County School District Kay Phillips, Dorchester Children’s Center (Dorchester Children in Crisis) Joy Polignano, University of Florida Shelli Quenga, Palmetto Project Allison Ray, eSite analytics Vaudrien Ray, Ruby’s Academy Dr. Gisela Rentas, Charleston County School District Lois Richter, Charleston County Dept. of Social Services Kent Riddle, Charleston County School District Rhonda Robinson, Dorchester District Four Teacher Forum Dana Rogers, East Coast Migrant Head Start Project – SC Diane Ross, W.B. Goodwin Elementary School Head Start Eileen Rossler, Exponential Evaluation and Development Services, LLC Kerrie Schnake, SC Program for Infant / Toddler Care Janet Segal, Begin with Books Katy Seppi, Save the Children Action Network Walter Sherrill, Reading Partners Elliot Smalley, SC Public Charter School District Deborah Smith, Charleston County School District Kate Smith, Charleston County First Steps Pamela Smith, Dorchester School District Four Eleanor Smythe, WINGS for Kids Pat Snyder, University of Florida Courtney Snype, Trident Technical College Mindy Sturm, City of Charleston Carole Swiecicki, Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center, Inc. Brian Thill, South Carolina Aquarium Naomi Torfin, United Way Association of South Carolina Whitney Tucker, Children’s Trust of South Carolina Lisa Van Bergen, Florence Crittenton Programs of South Carolina Naprell Van Buren, The Van Buren Academy LaTisha Vaughn-Brandon, Community Volunteer Ashley Vaughns, College of Charleston Virgina Vedilago, PASOs Elizabeth Velasquez, East Coast Migrant Head Start Project – SC Pat Walker, Lowcountry Food Bank, Inc. Danielle Watson, Teach For America – South Carolina Shawntay White, Charleston County School District Sylvia White, Vizion Kidz Network Tarikia White, Community Volunteer Karen Whitley, Berkeley County School District Adrienne Wright-Riley, City of Charleston Kristin Zeaser-Sydow, Trident Technical College Anita Zucker, The InterTech Group
To learn more about Kindergarten Readiness Network activities, contact Kate Buckholz, Trident United Way’s Education Innovation Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 843.740.9000.
To learn more about the role of network partners and to sign up to join the network, click here.
Richard Wells, Care Direct Software
Bryan Buroughs, Institute for Child Success Crystal Campbell, Dorchester County First Steps
Jame Farrell, Community Volunteer
Kim Foxworth, Charleston County School District Kelsey Gilmore-Futeral, SC Department of Social Services
Janice Key, Medical University of South Carolina
Kyle Lahm, City of North Charleston
Cathy Marino, Community Volunteer
Adrienne Troy-Frazier, Berkeley County First Steps
Herman Knopf, University of South Carolina
Kelley White, College of Charleston
James Ella Collins, Charleston County First Steps
Karen Warren, Community Volunteer