Administration & Staff

ADMINISTRATION

James Mack

Interim President & CEO

Mr. Mack has been serving persons with disabilities for over thirty-six years. Since 1982, he has worked with individuals diagnosed with ASD and intellectual disabilities. Mr. Mack has been a Program Coordinator with the SCDDSN – Eligibility Division. In addition, he has held several positions with the Autism Division including Regional Administrator, Autism Consultant, Residential Coordinator, Classroom Teacher, and Teacher Parent. He has worked as a Developmental Specialist with a non-profit organization. Mr. Mack has been employed by Communities In Schools of South Carolina, Inc., an entity which is a part of the nation’s largest stay-in-school network for at-risk youth. He was their statewide Coordinator of Quality Assurance and Standards. Mr. Mack has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education and Master of Education in Special Education. He has extensive experience conducting assessments, as a behaviorist, autism consultant and evaluator, facilitator, programmer, quality asurance and standards reviewer, resource consultant for parents and non-profit organizations, and trainer, Mr. Mack has designed individuallized age-appropriate and functional program plans, communication and socialization plans, and treament plans to decrease maladaptive behaviors. Mr. Mack and his wife have three adult children (one with an autism spectrum disorder) and a grand-daughter.

 

STAFF

Staff members take pride in their jobs and are focused on the team’s success for moving SCAS forward in a positive way.

 

Christina Boris

Sheila Raulerson

Executive Administrative Assistant

Midlands
(803-750-6988)
(803-351-1497)
sheila@scautism.org

Case Managers

 

Our Case Managers help individuals and families acquire needed services and resources.

Candace Hawkins

Cathy Taylor

Case Manager

Lowcountry
843-324-7465 (cell)
cathy@scautism.org

Cherie Whitman

Colleen Gordon

Cornetta Pickett

Diane Seebeck

Case Manager

Lowcountry
843-884-0574 (cell)
diane@scautism.org

Jodie Hawthorne

Kim Kapadia

Latitia Harvin

Mary Dean

Melanie Gallant

Myeshia Dukes

Nikki Johnson

Paige Constantino

Samantha Perry

Sarah Contakos

Rebecca Crenshaw

Case Management Supervisor, Upstate

Upstate
864-609-7751 (cell)
rebecca@scautism.org

Scott Busch

Case Management Supervisor Assistant

Upstate
864-373-3604 (cell)
scott@scautism.org

PARENT MENTORS

 

Our Parent Mentors work tirelessly in an effort to share with other parents the knowledge they have themselves learned over the years. Parent Mentors are listed with the areas they cover.

AJ Dearybury

Parent School Partnership (PSP) Coordinator

Servicing: Greenville, McCormick, SCSDB
864-757-1596 (cell)

Chantelle Paxton

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Abbeville, Anderson, Greenwood, Pickens, Oconee
864-607-7623 (cell)

Chris Sullivan

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Clarendon, Dillon, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, Marion, Marlboro, Williamsburg
843-234-0755 (cell)

Dandrea Woolridge

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Allendale, Bamberg, Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Hampton, Jasper, Orangeburg 3 and 4
843-209-8534 (cell)

Kay Lutz

Parent Mentor

Chester, Chesterfield, Lancaster, York
347-385-6225 (cell)

Kim Kizito

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Union, Laurens, Spartanburg 4
864-688-9672 (cell)

Kim McHugh

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Darlington, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, Lexington 1 & 2, Orangeburg 5, Richland/Lexington 5, Richland 1 & 2, Sumter, DOD
803-333-0343 (home)

Leann Corbin

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Spartanburg, 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, Cherokee 
864-395-4295(cell)

Melissa Weathersby

Parent Mentor

Servicing: Aiken, Barnwell, Calhoun, Edgefield, Lexington 1, 2, 3 & 4, Newberry, Richland/Lexington 5, Saluda
803-269-4061 (cell)

Building Connections

 

We are actively building connections with businesses, schools, government and churches to provide resources to families in need across South Carolina. If you need help in your home or would like to help, please contact us! We cannot wait to hear from you!