2021 Board of Directors

The Family Effect is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and is governed by a Board of Directors committed to strong families, responsible parenting and healthy children.

Jay Anthony, Chair
Partner, Anthony Law Firm

Amanda Jones, Vice Chair
Business Development Manager, Fairway Independent Mortgage

Joel Douglass, Treasurer
Senior Director- Sales, ScanSource Communications

Kimberly Macklanburg, Secretary
Director of Retail Operations, SVP, Southern First Bank 

Eric Englebardt
Partner, Wilson & Englebardt 

Michael R. Fee
Executive Vice President, Reliable Sprinkler Company

Gary Daniels
Senior Vice President and Group Manager, Western Carolinas Commercial Banking

Steve Grant
Founder, Chris and Kelly's HOPE Foundation

Brandt Gilbert
Dentist, Gilbert Dental Group

Melody Horton, CPA
Owner & Advisor, Arc Advisors, LLC.

Chip Howard
Partner, Howard Law Firm

Kristen Maurer
Community Volunteer

Hughes Schwartz, CFP, CLU
Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management

Lyle Bridgers
Business Solutions Representative, Comporium 

Scott Moore
President & Partner, UST Logistical Systems

Katherine Odom, CTFA
Senior Trust Officer, Bank of America

Weesie Poole
Greenville County Commission on Alcohol & Drug Abuse

Chad Prashad
CEO, World Acceptance Corporation

Chris Riordan
Peer and Marketing Specialist, Pavillon Treatment Centers

Dabo Swinney
Head Football Coach, Clemson University

Philip Walpole III
President/CEO, Southern MEP Inc.

The Greenville County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

The Family Effect and the Phoenix Center are both service arms of The Greenville County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse.  The objective of the Commission is to assist the citizens of Greenville County and surrounding areas in maintaining a healthy lifestyle through a continuum of affordable substance abuse and related services.

Heather Currie, Chair

Herman Roberts, Vice Chair

Jane Daniel, Secretary

Steve Sandlin, Treasurer

Ernie Hamilton

Weesie Poole

Karen McManaway

Jimmy Batson

Cory Mitchell

Laurel Shaler

Stacey Owens