Faculty & Staff

Elizabeth Alexander

Outreach Director

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.Ed., The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2002

Brenda Alvanos

College of Charleston
MAT in Mathmatics, The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2014

ShaRelle Bowman

Charleston Southern
M.S. in Speech Pathology Candidate
Year Appointed: 2015

Laura Bryant

Director of Language Enrichment & Development

Fellow-in-Training, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.A. in Early Childhood Special Education, Malone College
Year Appointed: 2012

Lael Byrd

Registrar/Outreach Coordinator

Anderson University
Year Appointed: 1982

Julia Carter

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.S. in Environmental Studies, College of Charleston
Year Appointed: 2012

Betsy Fanning

Head of School

MAT, University of Charleston
M.Ed., The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2015

Danielle Geberth

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
MA in Reading, Grand Canyon University
Year Appointed: 2015

Amy Gregorie

Director of Guidance

M.Ed. in School Counseling,
The Citadel
National Certified Counselor
Year Appointed: 2015

Paige Brown

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators Emory and Henry College
Year Appointed: 2015

Suzanne Knowlton

Certified, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.Ed., George Mason University
Year Appointed: 2008

Valerie Kowbeidu

College of Charleston
SC Critical Needs Certification
Year Appointed: 2015

Catherine Hagberg

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.Ed., Providence College
Year Appointed: 2015

Mary Owczarek

Business Manager

Northwestern University
Year Appointed: 1992

Joy Simpson

Certified Fund Raising Executive
M.A. in English, The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2012

JP Sticco

M.A.Ed/SPE from Union College
Year Appointed: 2016

Kathleen Loveland

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillinham Practitioners & Educators
University of Maryland
Year Appointed: 1999

Faculty & Staff

Elizabeth Alexander

Outreach Director

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillinham Practitioners & Educators
M.Ed., The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2002

Brenda Alvanos

College of Charleston
MAT in Mathmatics, The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2014

ShaRelle Bowman

Charleston Southern
M.S. in Speech Pathology Candidate
Year Appointed: 2015

Laura Bryant

Director of Language Enrichment & Development

Fellow-in-Training, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.A. in Early Childhood Special Education, Malone College
Year Appointed: 2012

Lael Byrd

Registrar/Outreach Coordinator

Anderson University
Year Appointed: 1982

Julia Carter

M.S. in Environmental Studies, College of Charleston
Year Appointed: 2012

Betsy Fanning

Head of School

MAT, University of Charleston
M.Ed., The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2015

Danielle Geberth

MA in Reading, Grand Canyon University
Year Appointed: 2015

Amy Gregorie

School Counselor

M.Ed. in School Counseling, The Citadel National Certified Counselor
LPC-I Candidate
Year Appointed: 2016

Paige Brown

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators Emory and Henry College
Year Appointed: 2015

Suzanne Knowlton

Certified, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.Ed., George Mason University
Year Appointed: 2008

Valerie Kowbeidu

College of Charleston
SC Critical Needs Certification
Year Appointed: 2015

Catherine Hagberg

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators
M.Ed., Providence University
Year Appointed: 2015

Mary Owczarek

Business Manager

Northwestern University
Year Appointed: 1992

Joy Simpson

Advancement Director

Certified Fund Raising Executive
M.A. in English, The Citadel
Year Appointed: 2012

JP Sticco

M.A.Ed/SPE from Union College
Year Appointed: 2016

Kathleen Loveland

Associate, Academy of Orton-Gillinham Practitioners & Educators
University of Maryland
Year Appointed: 1999


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