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University of South Carolina - Union

Information for specific audiences:


University Administration


Harris Pastides , Ph.D., President
Michael D. Amiridis, Ph.D., Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Susan Elkins, Ed.D., Chancellor for Palmetto College
Chris P. Plyler, Ph.D., Vice Provost and Executive Dean for System Affairs and Extended University


Union/Laurens Commission for Higher Education


C. Richard Denton, Chair
Deborah Littlejohn, Vice Chair
Brenda C. Childers, Secretary/Treasurer
Patricia C. Craine, Member
J. Steve Hudson, Member
Lewis Jeter, Member
Timothy Svedlund, Member
Alice Taylor-Colbert, Ex Officio
Terry J. Wade, Member
Paula Moss, Member

(more information on Commission)


USC Educational Foundation, Union Partnership


Helen Diamaduros, Member
J. Carlisle Oxner, III, Member
Toccoa Switzer, Member
Martha Whitener, Member
(Partnership Bylaws, 1989)


USC Union Campus Administration


Alice Taylor-Colbert, Ph.D., Campus Dean
Stephen H. Lowe, Ph.D., Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
Susan P. Jett, A.A, Human Resources Director
Jon Castro, M.A., Finance Officer

M. Brad Greer, M.P.A.,  Enrollment Manager
Robert E. Holcombe, M.Ed., Director of Financial Aid
Wesley C. Belk, M.B.A., Director of Information Technology
Annie Smith, B.A., Director of Marketing and Development

Matthew Dean, B.A., Director of Laurens Center


Support Staff


Jeremy Black, Information Resource Consultant, IT Department
Tanja R. Black, Administrative Specialist, Bookstore
Keith Camp, Information Resource Consultant, IT Department
Stacey Eaves, Administrative Specialist, Bookstore
Tony Gregory, Health & Safety/Security Officer, Dean’s Office
Kim Lawson, Assistant to the Dean, Dean’s Office
Kendra Owens, Administrative Specialist, Academic Affairs
Kristie Roberson, Fiscal Technician, Business Office
Sharon L. Rupp, Library Manager, Library
Melissa Stevenson, Library Assistant, Library
Kaitlyn Wade, Admissions Counselor, Student Affairs
Loretta Warr, Administrative Specialist, Student Affairs
Linda Wendel, Assistant Director, Financial Aid

Blake Wilson, Assistant Registrar, Student Affairs


Maintenance Staff


Donald R. Lawson, Maintenance Supervisor
Eddie Smith, Buildings and Grounds Specialist





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