Staff
CEO

John C. Read
JohnRead@TriCountyCradleToCareer.org
843.732.8222 (o)
914.525.3317 (c)

Director of Communication and Administration

Ashley Heffernan
Ashley@TriCountyCradleToCareer.org
843.732.8222 (o)
910.465.7864 (c)

Director of Data Management and Analysis

Sarah Piwinski
Sarah@TriCountyCradleToCareer.org
843.732.8222 (o)
843.408.6598 (c)

Director of Strategy and Community Insight

Alexa Stephens
Alexa@TriCountyCradleToCareer.org
843.732.8222 (o)
404.942.8092 (c)

Director of Facilitation

Troy Strother
Troy@TriCountyCradleToCareer.org
843.412.3872 (o)

Office Address

Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative
1250 Supply Street
North Charleston, SC 29405

(Located in Clemson University’s Restoration Institute)

Board of Directors
Officers

Chair, Anita Zucker, The InterTech Group
Vice Chair & Treasurer, Paul Kohlheim, Community Volunteer
Secretary, Eli Poliakoff, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

At Large Directors

Dr. David Cole, Medical University of South Carolina
Carol Fishman, Community Volunteer
Katarina Fjording, Volvo Car Group
Will Helmly, Home Telecom
Carolyn Hunter, C&A Unlimited
Jasmine Kang, Cummins Turbo Technology
Barbara Kelley-Duncan, Community Volunteer 
Larry Lautenschlager, Robert Bosch LLC
Ted Legasey, Community Volunteer
Julie Medich, Haynsworth, Sinkler, Boyd
Joe Pye, Dorchester School District 2
Joan Robinson-Berry, The Boeing Co.
Lt. Gen. John Rosa, USAF (Ret.), The Citadel
Scott Sharp, TD Bank
Gray Somerville, Telogical Systems
Dr. Rodney Thompson, Educator
Laura Varn, Community Volunteer
Dr. Frances C. Welch, College of Charleston

Ex-Officio Directors

Bryan Derreberry, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce
David Ginn, Charleston Regional Development Alliance
Darrin Goss, Coastal Community Foundation
Christopher Kerrigan, Trident United Way
John C. Read, Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative

Community Leadership Council

The TCCC Community Leadership Council includes business, civic and education leaders in the tri-county who serve as champions of our efforts, helping TCCC to align resources and reduce barriers.

AT&T
Mickey Bakst, Community Volunteer
Bank of America
Nella Barkley, Community Volunteer
BB&T
Berkeley Chamber of Commerce
Berkeley County
Berkeley County Library System
Berkeley County School District
Berkeley Electric Cooperative
Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester Council of Governments
Blackbaud
BlueCross BlueShield of SC
Boeing South Carolina
Cindy Bohn Coats, Board Chair, Charleston County School District
Councilman Michael Brown, Community Volunteer
Rev. Adriane Burgess, Community Volunteer
Sen. Paul Campbell, Community Volunteer
Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
Charleston Area Justice Ministry
Charleston County Public Library
Charleston County School District
Charleston Digital Corridor
Charleston Jewish Federation
Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce
Charleston Promise Neighborhood
Charleston Regional Development Alliance
Charleston Restaurant Association
Charleston School of Law
Charleston Southern University
Charleston Trident Association of Realtors
Charleston Trident Urban League
Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry
Circular Congregational Church
City of Charleston
City of Goose Creek
City of North Charleston
Claflin University
Clemson University
Coastal Community Foundation
College of Charleston
Communities in Schools of the Charleston Area
Cummins Inc.
Daniel Island Company
Dr. Charles Darby, Community Volunteer
Rev. Joseph Darby, Community Volunteer
Anjene “AJ” Davis, Community Volunteer
Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center, Inc.
Dorchester County
Dorchester County Library
Dorchester District Four Teacher’s Forum
Dorchester District Two Teacher’s Forum
Dorchester School District Four
Dorchester School District Two
East Cooper Medical Center
Bill Finn, Community Volunteer
Carol Fishman, Community Volunteer
Chris Fraser, Community Volunteer
Google
Greater Summerville/Dorchester Chamber of Commerce
Councilman William Gregorie, Community Volunteer

Jim Hayes, Board Chair, Berkeley County School District
Home Telecom
Rep. Jenny Horne, Community Volunteer
Gail Hughes, Board Chair, Dorchester School District Two
Carolyn Hunter, Community Volunteer
Kenneth Jenkins, Board Chair, Dorchester School District Four
Wilbur Johnson, Community Volunteer
Joint Base Charleston
Beth Kerrigan, Community Volunteer
Sen. Marlon Kimpson, Community Volunteer
Paul Kohlheim, Community Volunteer
Hugh Lane, Community Volunteer
Ted Legasey, Community Volunteer
Marina Lopez, Community Volunteer
Lowcountry Food Bank, Inc.
Lowcountry Manufacturers Council
Cathy Marino, Community Volunteer
Medical University of South Carolina
Metanoia Community Development
Councilman Bill Moody, Community Volunteer
NAACP Charleston Branch
Dr. Brenda Nelson, Community Volunteer
Nelson Mullins Riley and Scarborough
Kim Odom, Community Volunteer
Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach
Charles Patrick, Community Volunteer
Post & Courier
Charlisa Pugh, Community Volunteer
Hon. Richard Riley, Community Volunteer
Rev. Nelson Rivers, III, Community Volunteer
Robert Bosch, LLC
Neil Robinson, Community Volunteer
Roper Saint Francis Healthcare
Santee Cooper
SC Association for Community Economic Development
SC Community Loan Fund
SC State Ports Authority
SCE&G – A SCANA Company
Toby Smith, Community Volunteer
Gray Somerville, Community Volunteer
South Carolina Aquarium
South Carolina State University
South State Bank
The Citadel
The InterTech Group
Rodney Thompson, Community Volunteer
Town of Mt. Pleasant
Transform SC
Tri-County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Trident Health System
Trident Technical College
Trident United Way
University of South Carolina
Councilman Keith Waring, Community Volunteer
WCSC – Live 5
Fran Welch, Community Volunteer
Wells Fargo
Jerry Young, Community Volunteer
William Youngblood, Community Volunteer
Anita Zucker, Community Volunteer