Vice President and Chief Community Integration Program Officer
864-235-1421, ext. 146
As Vice President and Chief Community Integration Program Officer, Sandy cultivates the direction and development of innovative education, employment, and transportation programs to support and promote the full integration of people with disabilities. She oversees the coordination, integration, and delivery of relevant programs and related services. She enjoys building collaborative relationships between program areas and ensuring that the expectations of funders, partners, and other stakeholders are consistently met. Before working at Able SC, Sandy spent ten years providing career support and guidance to individuals with a variety of disabilities. Sandy is a consultant with the Disability Employment TA Center which provides evidence-based training and technical assistance to the Administration on Disabilities grantees, which includes Centers for Independent Living (CILs). Through her work with the Disability Employment TA Center, she provides guidance and assistance to other CILs as they look to enhance and expand their employment programs. Sandy received her bachelor’s in psychology from Lander University and holds a Master’s in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of South Carolina. She is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and Global Career Development Facilitator. In her free time, you can find her loving on her two cats and traveling with her Michelin man (her husband).