Staff

The Palmetto Girls State staff members are volunteers who are members of the American Legion Auxiliary, Department of South Carolina and/or have attended a Girls State program. These staff members work countless hours to ensure the program is run successfully.

2019 Staff Photo

Director: Florence Belser
Assistant Director: Sabra Denny
Education Director: Pam King

2019 Staff

Administrative and Senior Staff
Katie Stoughton
Lauren Rawls
Jennifer Mizzell
Amy Brandt
Brenda Collins
Linda Smiley
Billie Ann Blalock
EmyKate Game
Amy Tolar
Nancy Jordan
April Hames
Laura Kate Gamble
Bonnie Crews
Meri DuPré
Grea Quinn
Rachel Ann Woodbury
Noelle Roby

Education and Government Staff
Kim Green
Anna Stuart
Sara Jackson
Kristen Murdaugh
Ambria Thomas
Michelle Troup
Catherine Hart
Abbie Linnerud
Shannon Bruning
Lynn Stokes-Murray
Kathy Coleman

Logistics Staff
Laura Stoughton
Rachel Smith
Megan Lamb
Victoria Nwankudu
Avery Anderson
Machayla Gary
Connor Mouzon
Alana O’Shields
Becca Sternberg
Libby Martin

Production Staff
Kathryn Stoudemire
Darian Thomas
Kiara Parker
Amanda Stevenson
Cassie Nichols
Grace Hickman
Hannah Yarbourough
Katherine Call
Georgia Loadholt
Rush Johnston
Julia Daniel
Emma Caroline Belvin
Anne-Douglas Cousar
Aba Kwofie
Julia Thompson
Rush Johnston
Rayanna Cape
Jazlyn Gallishaw
Madison Locklear
Nina Sauls

Senior Counselors
Teresia Hayes – Ferguson City
Rachel Branum – Lown City
Emma Nicholson – Williams City
Sarajane Johnson- Williams City
Sallie Ortmann – Brown City
Sarah Darby – McPhail City
Abby Stiver – Cothran City
Mary Ellen Richardson Player – Sherard City
Laura-Louise Rice – Sherard City
Trell Harris – Furman City
Catie Rawl – McCord City
Abbie Bruner – Murphy City
Farrah Bui – Tate City
Naomi Woodbury – Hoefer City
Sam Smith – Stokes City
Olivia Brillinger – Wallace City
Liza Wilson – Caughman City
Shatari Dunmore – Collins City
Kayleigh Hall – Tice City
Bella Riddle – Jordan City
Kimberly Holland – Henderson City
Rasha Ling – Gibbons City
Jodi Croat – Carter City
Naomi McQuiller – Spearman City
Sallie McLeod – Finch City

Junior Counselors
Marena Fleming – Ferguson City
Caroline Crowe – Lown City
Aiden McCabe – Williams City
Hoda Abdalla – Brown City
Reedy Newton – McPhail City
Maddie Buisch – McPhail City
Abigail Greer Arcomona – Cothran City
Mary-Charlotte Dusa – Cothran City
Arteria Gibson – Sherard City
Georgia Mattar – Furman City
Makaria Sanders – Furman City
Molly Miller – McCord City
Mary Morgan – Murphy City
Mary Kathryn Pelfrey – Tate City
Patience Brown – Hoefer City
Emily Jackson – Stokes City
Kimberly Garcia – Wallace City
Kelly Venning – Caughman City
Leila Sconyers – Collins City
Megan Grubbs – Tice City
Ava Gracen Grainger – Jordan City
Anna Mercer – Henderson City
Sarah Woodfin – Gibbons City
Madyson Patsel – Carter City
Sallie Limehouse – Spearman City
Dasani Morris – Finch City