Administration & Staff
President & CEO
Amy has been working in nonprofit organizations for over 15 years. She has a diverse background including advocacy and counseling for sexual assault survivors, directing maternal child health services and training and convening around child abuse prevention. Amy has also worked in the disability community as a program director and volunteer. Amy’s son Ethan was diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder at the age of 9. She has been a fierce advocate for her son and for improving systems and programs that impact individuals with autism and their families.
Amy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Counseling and Bible from Southern Methodist College and a Masters degree in Counseling from Trevecca Nazarene University.
Amy is a South Carolina ACE Master Trainer, Certified Protective Factors Trainer, Certified Strengthening Families Group Leader, Certified Circle Keeper, and has completed over 30 hours of nonprofit leadership training through the Center for Nonprofit Management.
Staff members take pride in their jobs and are focused on the team’s success for moving SCAS forward in a positive way.
Our Case Managers help individuals and families acquire needed services and resources.
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.
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!