Staff & Board of Directors

Our Staff

Mandy Black
Founder & Executive Director

Dawn Lavoie
Program Director

Addy Cooper
Community Coordinator

Melena Hood
Care Coordinator

Jessica Horton
Marketing Director

Our Board of Directors

Little Steps is governed by a board of directors whose main responsibilities are to ensure adequate financial resources, enhance public standing, and ensure effective planning. The members of this board are community members committed to the success and growth of Little Steps and its programs. Our current board of directors includes the following community leaders:

Beth Jamieson, Board Chair –
Strategic Operations Director,
Greenville County First Steps

Jen Hubbell, Secretary –
Lead Agent, Keller Willliams

Travis Johnson, Treasurer –
District Social Worker, Greenville County Schools

Mona Thorton –
Associate Dean, School of Education,
Southern Wesleyan University

Khai Bryant –
VP Credentialing & Licensing,
Oaktree Medical Center 

Kia Keyton –
Director of Transitions,
Greenville Technical College

Joining our Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is currently seeking additional members. These volunteer positions require attendance at monthly board meetings as well as assistance at community events and fundraisers. Board members use their own network of contacts to promote and make partnerships for Little Steps. If you are interested in joining our board, please click on the link below to submit your application. For more information email our Board Chair, Beth Jamieson at