Contact Us

Interested in joining our 2018 Board of Members and Directors?

Please fill out this 2018 Board Members and Directors Interest Form and submit to our chapter administrator here.

You may contact a current board member:

  • President – Alison Shuman, corporate communications coordinator, Farm Bureau Insurance, 803.936.4366
  • President Elect – Cynthia South, president, South Company, 803.413.4758
  • Past President – Kevin Floyd, director of marketing and communications, Murphy & Grantland, P.A., 803.454.1257
  • Vice-President of Communications – Dickson Monk, executive director, Columbia World Affairs Council, 803.252.2197
    • Social Media Director – L.A. Sully, public affairs officer, United States Army Recruiting Battalion Columbia, 803.904.1773
  • Secretary – Bailey Crafton, graphic artist, Nelson Mullins, 803.255.5525
  • Vice President of Finance – Patrick Cobb (IABC Southern Region Board), director of communications, AARP, 803.261.0304
  • Vice President of Membership Development & Retention – Michael Ettlemyer, communications manager, University of South Carolina, 914.216.3945
    • Lowcountry Outreach Director – Liz Guthridge, managing director, Connect Consulting Group, 843.637.3365
    • Upstate Outreach Director – Mike Deas, principal, I.DEAS Abound, 844.433.2722
  • Vice President of Professional Development and Programs – Ginny Jones, senior public affairs specialist, SCANA, 803.217.9501
    •  Monthly Lunches Director – Todd Hudak, senior communications specialist, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, 803.264.7426
    • Special Events Director – Lauren Prettyman, media specialist, South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation, 803.936.4681

Our member at large is also here to serve you:

  • At Large – Kimberly South, communications specialist, Palmetto Health, 803.434.7061


Many hands make light work. If you’re interested in volunteering with IABC/SC and getting to know great communications professionals from across the state, just let us know here!

If you have a general question about IABC/SC, write us at

Mailing Address

Karla Falk, Chapter Administrator IABC/SC PO Box 1814 Columbia, SC 29202

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