Regional Network

Function: The Regional Network Council shall plan for individual regional meetings and provide input to the Executive Board of the Association.

Composition: The Regional Network Council shall be composed of the regional coordinators, the non-public school chairperson, retired media specialist chairperson, and the Regional Network Director.

Residency: All members of the Regional Network Council shall reside and/or be employed in the region which they represent and shall be active members of the Association.

Chairperson: The Regional Network Director shall serve as Chairperson of the Regional Network Council and act as liaison between the Executive Board and the membership via the Regional Coordinators.


  • To serve as a communications channel between the Executive Board and the membership.
  • To create opportunities for professional contact and exchange of professional information.
  • To provide opportunities for individuals to have input into programs and activities on local, regional and state levels.
  • To set priorities of action or concern in the form of resolutions for presentation to the Executive Board.
  • To coordinate activities for membership growth and retention.


Chair: Michelle King, Kennedy Middle School, Aiken County Public School District

Committee Members 

Region Regional Network Coordinator Districts/Areas covered:
Region 1A Eunice Bardin, Concord ES Anderson, Oconee, Pickens
Region 1B OPEN Cherokee, Greenville, Spartanburg
Region 2 Jacqueline Rapp, Ninety Six HS Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens,  McCormick, Saluda
Region 3 Mike LeRoy, Indian Land HS Chester, Lancaster, Union, York
Region 4A Anita Hutto, Pelion ES Fairfield, Lexington 1-4, Newberry
Region 4B Dr. Patricia Verrilli, Dutch Fork HS Lexington-Richland School District 5 Richland 1-2, Richland/Lexington 5, USC-SLIS
Region 5A Michelle King, Kennedy MS, Aiken Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell
Region 5B Kenya Dantzler, Brookdale ES Calhoun, Orangeburg 
Region 6 Dr. Kathleen DuRant, Camden MS Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Clarendon
Region 7 Heather Gaston, South Florence HS, Florence One Schools Chesterfield, Marlboro, Darlington, Dillon, Marion, Florence
Region 8 Rhoda Coleman, Greeleyville ES, Williamsburg Horry, Georgetown, Williamsburg
Region 9A Megan Minchener, Edith L. Frierson Elementary, Charleston Charleston
Region 9B Amber DePriest, Westview MS, Berkeley Berkeley, Dorchester
Region 10 Karen Metropolis Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Region 11 Rebecca Wade, Porter Gaud Statewide - Representing Special/Independent Schools
Region 13 Elizabeth Gregory, Retired Statewide - Representing Retired Membership

Angie Gray, Paraprofessional Chair

Julie Putnam, Supervisors Chair

Emily Baccomo, Editorial Chair

Michelle King, Regional Network Director

Due to large populations in some regions, sub-divisions have been created.

SCASL Regions



 Updated: 07/20/2022