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Our Team 2018-11-06T16:15:16+00:00

OUR TEAM

Bob Quinn
Bob Quinn
Executive Director

As Executive Director of SCRA, Bob leads an organization that fuels South Carolina’s innovation economy by accelerating technology-enabled growth in research, academia, entrepreneurship and industry.

Prior to joining SCRA, he worked in various executive roles for 26 years with Battelle Memorial Institute and affiliated companies. Bob most recently was the Managing Director of Battelle’s subsidiary, 360ip, an international investment, fund management and commercialization company headquartered in Singapore. Previous assignments included Vice President of Technology Commercialization and Vice President of Environmental Science and Technology at Battelle as well as Director of Technology Commercialization at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

His current Board participation includes Central SC Alliance, Charleston Regional Development Alliance, SC Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR), SC Economics and South Carolina Research Foundation.

Bob holds a BA (Phi Beta Kappa) from Rutgers University and an MA (Exxon Graduate Fellow) from George Washington University. He also completed the Executive Management Program at Stanford School of Business/National University of Singapore. He is a Certified Licensing Professional.

Christine Dixon Thiesing
Christine Dixon Thiesing
Director, Academic Programs
Paul Dudley
Paul Dudley
Program Manager
Jessica Cokins
Jessica Cokins
Director, Marketing and Communications
Carmen Adamson
Carmen Adamson
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Rosanna Pearson
Rosanna Pearson
Executive Assistant
Jill Sorensen, J.D.
Jill Sorensen, J.D.
Director, Entrepreneurial Programs and SC Launch, Inc. Executive Director
Grayson Dorr
Grayson Dorr
Senior Financial Analyst
Mark Housley
Mark Housley
Regional Manager
Steve Johnson
Steve Johnson
Regional Manager
Julia Linton
Julia Linton
Operations Manager
Lee MacIlwinen
Lee MacIlwinen
Regional Manager
Holly Unger
Holly Unger
Events and Program Coordinator
Derek Willis
Derek Willis
Regional Manager
Randy Cutts
Randy Cutts
Director, Facilities
Roger Barnhill
Roger Barnhill
Senior Facilities Administrator
Lisa Benson
Lisa Benson
Senior Facilities Administrator
Ashley Gadry
Ashley Gadry
Facilities Administrator
Lynette Hodges
Lynette Hodges
Facilities Administrator
Mark Seagraves
Mark Seagraves
Facilities Administrator
John Sircy, CPA, CMA, CFM, CSCA
John Sircy, CPA, CMA, CFM, CSCA
Director, Finance and Administration
Patti Mack, CPA, AIAF
Patti Mack, CPA, AIAF
Controller
Sheila Riley
Sheila Riley
Manager of Administration
Grayson Dorr
Grayson Dorr
Senior Financial Analyst
Quiana Green
Quiana Green
Financial Analyst
Lynette Harris
Lynette Harris
Accounting Specialist

 

Yolanda Lewis
Yolanda Lewis
Director, Human Resources
Cole Dudley
Cole Dudley
Director, Industry Programs
Blaine Childress
Blaine Childress
Engineered Materials Industry Manager
Catherine Hayes
Catherine Hayes
Manufacturing Industry Manager
Lee MacIlwinen
Lee MacIlwinen
IT Industry Manager
Nadim Aziz, Ph.D., F.ASCE
Nadim Aziz, Ph.D., F.ASCE
Director, EPSCoR/ IDeA Program
Cyndy Buckhaults
Cyndy Buckhaults
Communications Manager
April Heyward
April Heyward
Program Manager
Denise White
Denise White
Financial Manager