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    Tracey L. Jackson

    Executive Director

    Tracey L. Jackson is the Executive Director at Piedmont Care, Inc. She began this position in 1998, becoming the first and only Executive Director of the organization to date. At Piedmont Care, she effectively runs a team of case managers, health educators, volunteers, and clinical providers to coordinate and provide medical, social, and psychological services for individuals and families affected by or at risk for HIV. During her tenure, she has expanded services to fill gaps in care and prevention, significantly increased resources focused on the epidemic, grown an innovative prevention program, and developed key partnerships to ensure success.

    She is a graduate of the Management Academy of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Furman University’s Connections: Women Leaders of the Upstate. She also completed the Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership and Management certificate program through The Learning Institute and Wofford College. Among her many awards are the 2015 Distinguished Alumna of the Year from the University of South Carolina Upstate, the 2013 Outstanding Career Achievements Award from South Carolina Business & Professional Women, the 2012 GSA Business Health Care Hero of the Year (professional), and the 1999 Alma and T.R. Garrison Professional Health Person of the Year. Tracey earned a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of South Carolina and Clemson University and received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of South Carolina Upstate.

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    Trista Anderson

    Case Management Supervisor

    Trista holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from USC Upstate, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Human Services degree with a concentration in Public Health. She was previously employed with the Charles Lea Center.

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    Loree Bishop

    HIV Prevention Coordinator

    Loree joined our team in May 2016. She earned her BA from Converse College where she majored in Business with a concentration in Marketing. She holds a certificate from the University of Michigan’s Sexual Health Certificate Program, Sexuality Education Track, completed in 2020. She is an AASECT certified Sexuality Educator.

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    Julia Campuzano

    Medical Case Manager

    Julia earned a BA in Early Childhood Education from USC Upstate and Master of Education Degree in Family and Community Services. She comes to Piedmont Care with 11 years of experience in Early Intervention and Case Management Services.

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    Allison Caulk

    Medical Case Manager

    Allison has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from USC Upstate and a Masters in Teaching from Converse College. Before joining Piedmont Care, she worked for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Upstate.

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    Tenesha Cross

    Medical Case Manager

    Tenesha joined Piedmont Care in March 2019. She earned her BS in Psychology with a minor in Children’s Advocacy from USC Upstate. She earned her MS in Human Services Counseling with a concentration in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University in January 2020. She has a background in child protective services, nonprofit, and working with the homeless population.

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    Linnea Garvin

    Medical Case Manager

    Linnea holds a BA degree in Psychology and Education from Worcester State University in Massachusetts. She has experience serving the community and providing resources through early intervention and education.

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    Kyle Keefer

    Director of Finance

    Kyle joined the staff in 2021. Prior to joining Piedmont Care, he worked Middle Tyger Community Center in Lyman, SC. He holds a B.A. from Baylor University and a Master’s in Accounting from UNC-Chapel Hill. Earlier in his career, Kyle was a college professor at Eckerd College and Converse College, having earned his M.Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. from Emory University.

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    Theresa McAlister

    Medical Case Manager

    Theresa earned her BS in Social Psychology from Park University in Missouri. She was formerly employed with Priorities ABA, where she worked with autistic children, and the United Sates Marine Corps.

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    Megan Mitchell

    Office Manager

    Megan joined the staff in September 2018. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Kaplan University. Megan comes to Piedmont Care after being at DHEC for the past 7 years, the last 2 in Preventive Health and Immuizations.

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    Dawn Querin

    Practice Administrator

    Dawn joined Piedmont Care, Inc. in September 2019. She has over 20 years of proven experience in private and public healthcare organizations. Dawn is a graduate of Wofford College where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and has been working in healthcare administration since 2006. Previous work experience includes veterinary medicine, medical practice management, and as the Director of Professional Outreach with Mary Black Health Systems. Dawn lives in Spartanburg with her son, Oliver.

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    Rhysa Ratti

    Outreach Specialist

    Rhysa has a BA in Psychology from USC Upstate and previously worked at the Charles Lea Center.

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    Glenda Sims, PhD RN


    Glenda joined Piedmont Care, Inc. in March 2021. Dr. Sims is a graduate of Winston-State University (BSN), Medical College of Georgia (MSN), and Georgia State University where she earned a PhD. in Nursing Education. With expertise in adult health nursing, she has extensive experience in clinical teaching and clinical practice in acute care and community healthcare setting.

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    Michele Smith

    Administrative Assistant

    Michele joined Piedmont Care in June 2016. She is a 2020 graduate of the University of South Carolina – Upstate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and a 2013 graduate of Spartanburg Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Administrative Office Technology.

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    Yvonne Styles, NP

    Nurse Practitioner

    Yvonne joined Piedmont care in July 2021. She is a Spartanburg, South Carolina native. She earned her Associate degree in Nursing from USC-Upstate in 2003. In 2016, she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain University. In 2018, she received her Masters of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner from Chamberlain University. In August 2019, she became certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Her previous experience includes: traveling nurse, dialysis staff nurse and facility manager, as well as a practicing FNP.

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    Noelle Waddell

    Lead Case Manager

    Noelle earned her BA in Social Work from Columbia College in South Carolina. She brings 23 years of social work experience to her position. Prior to joining Piedmont Care, she was a medical social worker with hospice.