As Program Assistant at Able SC, Laura is the (wo)man behind the curtain. She works on a variety of programs and projects behind the scenes in order to help things run smoothly, such as helping out with Hire Me SC events and meetings, or compiling grant reports. She actually loves proofreading (good thing, since it’s one of her responsibilities) and sincerely hopes you find no errors in this bio.

Laura received her bachelor’s degree from Clemson University and her Master of Social Work from the University of South Carolina, with a specialization in Social, Community, and Economic Development. She is also a Licensed Master’s Social Worker.

A native of Miami, Florida, she fell in love with the Upstate and all four of its seasons. When she’s not at work, Laura enjoys spending time with her fiancé and their dogs, Flash and Roscoe, and cheering on her beloved Tigers (3-time National Champs!).

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The burning of the Babcock from the perspective of people with disabilities

For decades, the Babcock building has served as a painful reminder of the ways that people with psychiatric, intellectual and developmental disabilities were abused, neglected, and segregated from society.

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Hire Me SC to coincide with disability employment awareness month

Employers and human resource professionals in South Carolina can take the next step in building a hiring plan inclusive of individuals with disabilities at the Hire Me SC Employer Summit on Oct. 7, 2020.

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Events

Oct 01

Equip Hangout

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2020 Employer Summit Karl at the cash register at Riverbanks Zoo
Oct 07

2020 Employer Summit

October 7 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm