To reach a member of the Bar staff by phone, dial (803) 799-6653. When prompted, enter the appropriate extension referenced below.
Bob Wells firstname.lastname@example.org
Executive Director - Ext. 144
Oversees and manages Bar operations.
Leah G. Johnson email@example.com
Assistant Executive Director - Ext. 145
Oversees Membership and Communications divisions and legislative programs.
Leigh Thomas firstname.lastname@example.org
Communications Director - Ext. 161
Oversees publications and public relations efforts; serves as managing editor for SC Lawyer
and the Lawyers Desk Book
; coordinates advertising for SC Lawyer
and SC Bar News
Rachel Kerley email@example.com
Public Relations Coordinator - Ext. 155
Coordinates various PR efforts; produces E-Blast; fills Lawyers Desk Book
orders; serves as liaison to the SC Lawyer
Kelly Phillips firstname.lastname@example.org
Marketing Manager - Ext. 187
Markets programs and services to Bar members; identifies opportunities and avenues through which to promote CLE products and services.
Aldrena Corder email@example.com
Creative Director - Ext. 162
Oversees creative development of Bar materials; designs various print and online materials.
Andrew Clemons firstname.lastname@example.org
Communications Manager - Ext. 148
Serves as Art Director of S.C. Lawyer
magazine; designs various print and online materials.
Continuing Legal Education
Terry Burnett email@example.com
CLE Director - Ext. 152
Plans and oversees the operation of the CLE Division; proposes and implements policies and projects.
Marley Lybrand Douglas firstname.lastname@example.org
CLE Seminars Manager - Ext. 123
Manages the production schedule of seminars and assists with marketing efforts for the seminars program.
Cheryl Underwood email@example.com
CLE Seminars Coordinator - Ext. 133
Coordinates administration, marketing and promotion for selected seminars.
Whitney T. Prescott firstname.lastname@example.org
CLE Seminars and Conference Center Coordinator-Ext. 189
Coordinates administration, marketing and promotion for selected seminars; handles conference center scheduling.
Von Snelgrove email@example.com
CLE Convention and Special Programs Director- Ext. 151
Oversees the planning of the Bar Convention and special CLE programs.
Caitlin Santore firstname.lastname@example.org
CLE Convention and Special Programs Coordinator-Ext. 130
Assists with the planning of the Bar Convention; coordinates administration, marketing and promotion for selected seminars.
Alicia Hutto email@example.com
Publications Director - Ext. 119
Plans and oversees the operation of the publications department of the CLE Division.
Joanne Kelley firstname.lastname@example.org
CLE Publications Manager - Ext. 172
Responsible for formatting publications, CLE catalog and publications brochures.
Kristie Haustovich email@example.com
CLE Publications Coordinator - Ext. 126
Responsible for publications/media order processing, invoices, late notices, office sales and shipping; processes publications/seminar materials returns and refunds/credits.
Jane Points firstname.lastname@example.org
CLE Customer Service/Distance Learning Manager - Ext. 128
Primary customer service contact for CLE products and services; manages distance learning offerings.
CLE Registrar - Ext. 122
Handles seminar registration, invoices, cancellations, refunds and transfers.
Robin Genovese email@example.com
CLE Receptionist/Distance Learning Coordinator - Ext. 110
Serves as first contact with the CLE Division; coordinates production of Seminars Direct programs, to include online programs, teleseminars and webcasting.
Monica Briscoe firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial Director - Ext. 143
Manages Bar accounting, payroll, benefits and grant finances.
Innis Belton email@example.com
Assistant Financial Director - Ext. 124
Maintains CLE accounting and bookkeeping.
Law Related Education
Cynthia H. Cothran firstname.lastname@example.org
LRE Director - Ext. 153
Plans and oversees the operation of the LRE Division. Conducts teacher training workshops; coordinates Project Citizen, Law for Teachers and Supreme Court Institute; supports all LRE projects including conferences, workshops, marketing and committees.
Donald Lanier email@example.com
LRE Manager - Ext. 156
Promotes training for school resource officers; oversees LawforKids.org, Street Law, Community Works and Foundations of Democracy; supports other LRE projects including conferences, workshops, committees and marketing.
Marian Kirk firstname.lastname@example.org
LRE Coordinator II - Ext. 157
Responsible for managing the production schedule of LRE trainings and competition opportunities; supports all LRE projects including conferences, trainings, competitions, committees and special grants.
Darren Logan email@example.com
Technology Manager - Ext. 127
Coordinates the implementation of information systems and website maintenance.
Media Services Division
Jason Stokes firstname.lastname@example.org
Media Director - Ext. 175
Oversees all aspects of the Media Services Division.
Warren Holland email@example.com
Media Services Manager - Ext. 121
Manages all aspects of media production for seminars, distance learning, Bar functions and special projects.
Jeremy Frazier firstname.lastname@example.org
Media Services Assistant - Ext. 159
Assists with on-site media production of seminars and distance learning and supports other media related functions.
Charmy Medlin email@example.com
Membership Services Director - Ext. 134
Oversees the operation of the Membership Services Division; supports House of Delegates, Board of Governors and Practice and Procedure Committee; works with member benefits.
Tara Caine firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership Services Manager - Ext. 146
Supports the Senior Lawyers Division and Memory Hold the Door Committee; serves as section and committee liaison; handles facilities management.
Donna Oelhafen email@example.com
Membership Services Coordinator - Ext. 171
Primary contact for general member information—license fees, status changes, new member processing and targeted mailing information. Reviews and compiles court appointment rule information.
Libby Breitenbaugh firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership Services Administrative Assistant - Ext. 165
Processes Bar ID cards, manages SC Lawyer
subscriptions and pamphlet orders. Assists with license fee processing. Provides general administrative support.
Juliana Sobey email@example.com
Membership Services Administrative Assistant - Ext. 176
Assists with license fee processing and provides general administrative support.
Kimberly Snipes firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership Services Coordinator - Ext. 135
Supports the Young Lawyers Division and Law Student Affiliate Division.
Kali Campbell Turner email@example.com
Government Affairs Director - Ext. 170
Coordinates the Bar's legislative programs. Oversees Judicial Qualifications Committee reports and Judicial Evaluation Survey.
Lindsey Pitts firstname.lastname@example.org
Government Affairs Coordinator - Ext. 137
Serves as legislative liaison and supports the Judicial Qualifications Committee.
Caitlin Watson email@example.com
Membership Services Coordinator - Ext. 182
Provides administrative support for various sections and committees and special projects. Coordinates Leadership Academy.
J. Robert Turnbull firstname.lastname@example.org
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Director - Ext. 181
Assists Lawyers Helping Lawyers Commission and the HELP Task Force; provides confidential service and assistance to impaired lawyers and judges.
Beth Padgett email@example.com
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Assistant Director - Ext. 181
Courtney Kennaday firstname.lastname@example.org
Director, Practice Management Assistance Program - Ext. 183
Provides telephone consultation on law practice management/administration issues; acts as liaison to Casemaker; develops practice aids; authors technology tips.
Shelby Sheldon email@example.com
Practice Management Assistance Program Assistant - Ext. 118
Jill Rothstein firstname.lastname@example.org
Risk Management Director - Ext. 154
Coordinates risk management programs; serves as liaison to Professional Responsibility, Ethics Advisory and UPL Committees.
Cindy Coker email@example.com
Public Services Director - Ext. 142
Directs Pro Bono Program; oversees Ask-A-Lawyer, Lawyer Referral Service, Lawyer's Fund for Client Protection, Client Assistance Program (CAP) and fee disputes program.
Joan Brown firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Services Counsel - Ext. 138
Assists the Commission on Alternative Dispute Resolution and Board of Arbitrator and Mediator Certification with the administration of court-annexed ADR programs. Administers daily operations of the statewide LRS and LRS Online.
Rose Dean email@example.com
Pro Bono Program Paralegal - Ext. 164
Responsible for intake and referral.
Debbie Morris firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Projects Paralegal - Ext. 158
Coordinates legal clinics, Ask-A-Lawyer and other special projects.
Eileen Carrouth email@example.com
Lawyers' Fund Manager - Ext. 141
Supports the Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection and the Client Assistance Program.
Michelle Dennis firstname.lastname@example.org
Fee Disputes Coordinator - Ext. 163
Administers the Resolution of Fee Disputes and Legal Assistance for Military Personnel programs.
Jane Manion email@example.com
LRS Operator (full-time) - Ext. 136
Answers incoming lines for the Lawyer Referral Service.
Linda Ward firstname.lastname@example.org
LRS Operator (part-time) - Ext. 139
Answers incoming lines for the Lawyer Referral Service.
Barbara Rice email@example.com
Public Services Assistant - Ext. 111
Serves as Bar receptionist and provides administrative support.
Cheryl Bopp firstname.lastname@example.org
Lawyer Referral Service/Dispute Resolution Administrative Assistant
Serves as back-up receptionist and provides administrative support for Public Services programs.
Access to Justice Commission
Robin Wheeler email@example.com
Access to Justice Commission Executive Director - Ext. 186
Coordinates the Commission's efforts to expand access to civil legal representation for people of modest means in South Carolina.