Meet the Team

Board of Directors​

Sam Bellamy 
Lead Strategist, SC Mentors

Dr. Edward Coffey 
Neuropsychiatrist, Healthcare Leadership Advisor, and Affiliate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, MUSC

Chris Donavan
Parental Family Coach

Sherry East 
President, The SC Education Association

Lisa Ellis 
Founder, SC for Ed

Sarah Gams
SC Teacher of the Year 2021

Al Estee 
Founder, Retired Businessman, Real Estate Developer

Tom F. Hudson 
Executive Director S.C. School Improvement Council

Mike Ottone 
Interim Board Chair, NASW SC Chapter

Zelda Quiller Waymer 
President & Chief Executive Officer S.C. Afterschool Alliance

DeVane Trigiani 
President, SCPTA

Karl Zerbst 
Financial, Real Estate, Insurance specialist

“We are working with teachers across the nation (and South Carolina), and they report far more concerns with their students’ SEL losses – much more than their academic learning loss. It is now time to build whole child systems of schooling.” - Barnett Berry, Director ALL4SC