Columbia, SC – LRADAC’s Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce new Board Chair, Kaylee Swanson, Columbia Fireflies Director of Group sales. The board also welcomes three new members: Harry Ward, Brian McConchie and Anthony Hernandez.
“The foundation is extremely fortunate to have in its new board chair such a talented and passionate person,” said Kaytee Watson, LRADAC Foundation Executive Director. “I look forward to working closely with Kaylee on foundation initiatives and I know she will be an excellent chair for the foundation."
The Board provides leadership for carrying out the Foundation’s mission to reduce substance misuse as a leading cause of family collapse and harm to children by raising support for families and programs at LRADAC. LRADAC Foundation serves both Richland and Lexington counties and is currently governed by twelve directors.
Ms. Swanson succeeds Marvin Robinson, Vice President at Wells Fargo. Robinson stepped down from the board after one year as chair and six years as a director.
LRADAC is the designated alcohol and drug abuse authority for Lexington and Richland Counties. The public, not-for-profit agency offers a wide array of prevention, intervention and treatment programs in locations convenient to residents of both counties. The agency has a budget of approximately $8 million and serves more than 4,500 clients per year. For more information on programs and services visit LRADAC’s website at www.lradac.org.