About Special Olympics South Carolina

Special Olympics South Carolina’s mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community.

Special Olympics Athlete’s Oath
Let me win; but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.


Barry Coats


(803) 404-5510 (803) 404-5510

Sue Maner

Executive Vice President

(803) 404-5511 (803) 404-5511

Barbara Oswald

Vice President of Programs

(803) 404-5513 (803) 404-5513

Kelly Garrick

Assistant Vice President of Sports & Competition

(803) 404-5514, ext 302 (803) 404-5514, ext 302

Kara Harmon

Director of Communications

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Anthony Buzzetti

Director of Community Outreach

(803) 404-5516 (803) 404-5516

Angela Lemler

Director of Finance and Administration

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Devin Koop

Director of Donor Relations and Engagement

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Harley Carpenter

Director of Marketing & Development

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Sandye Williams

Director of Marketing & Development

(843) 367-2358 (843) 367-2358

Arturo Hervada

Director of Program Development

(410) 980-9670 (410) 980-9670

Catherine Jewell

Administrative Support

(803) 772-1555 (803) 772-1555

Mike Still

LETR Liaison

(803) 517-8934 (803) 517-8934

Nessie Harris

Program Associate

Anna Parks

Sports & Program Manager

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Kelsey Miller

Director of Youth Initiatives

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Amanda Corley

Sports Operations and Logistics Manager

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Peg Hippen

Programs Associate

Travis Luthren

Athlete/Program Associate

Ashley Workman

Athlete/Program Associate

Board of Directors

Allison Sullivan

Board Chair

Bluestein Thompson Sullivan LLC

John Jones

Vice Chair

Atlas Technology

Britt Sims


Owner, Chick-fil-A

Stephen Creech

Membership Chair

Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC

Fran Marshall

Compliance Chair

SC Department of Health and Environmental Control

Randal Senn


SCANA Corporation (Retired)

Joanna Greene

Public Education Chair

Dominion Energy

Cameo Joseph

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd P.A.

Cheryl Holland


Debbie Antonelli

ESPN & CBS Sports

Latrice Pringle

Athlete Representative

Elizabeth O’Bradovich


Lisa Brown

Special Olympics Parent

Paula Sabbagha

TCG & Associates, Merrill Lynch

Thomas Anderson

First Palmetto Bank

Bob Mason

Bank of America, Retired

Jack Robertson, CPA

Midlands Orthopedic & Neurology, PA