Epworth Children's Home

Epworth Children’s Home
2900 Millwood Ave
Columbia SC 29205


Epworth Children’s Home employs over 150 hard-working individuals who are dedicated to caring for children.  These employees serve in a variety of capacities including case management, food services, maintenance and direct child care. For more information, please call 803-256-7394.

Epworth Staff Members

Beth Williams, President

Beth Williams serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Epworth Children’s Home. For the past three years, Beth Williams has served as the COO of Epworth Children’s Home. She had an integral role in launching the Institute of Child and Family Wellbeing, Epworth’s state-wide comprehensive initiative that serves children and families of South Carolina in immediate need. Her leadership and knowledge have propelled Epworth in growth and new programs.

After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and a master’s degree in counseling studies, Beth has spent her entire career advocating for children and families. She is passionate about working with communities to build and improve programs for children and families. Beth is married to Bob Williams, and together they have one daughter, Emily.

Deborah Keller, PQI Director

Program Services
Jessica Warble, Senior Director of Residential Services
Leroy Carter, Weekend Campus Supervisor
Bernadette Cobbs, Residential Services Director
Elizabeth Wilson , Director of Clinical and Case Management Services
Yolandra McInnis, RN, Campus Nurse 
Jessica Mearns, Director of Training and Evidence-Based Practices
Nikki Happe, Director of Home-Based Early Intervention Services
Rosemary Faile, Director of Preschool Early Intervention Services
Tom Parker, Activities Director
Erinne Rodgers, Columbia Foster Care Director
Kyra Speller, Lowcountry Foster Care Director
Carmen Mulkey, Upstate Foster Care Director & Clinical Services
Nick Lee, Pee Dee Foster Care Director
Charnetra Wolfe, Admissions Director
Jenn Stanley, Director of Faith Formation and Communications

Christy Mooneyhan, Director of Academic Achievement
Barbara Stone, Assistant
Development and Communications
Sherry Beasley, Grant Writer
Lisa Livingston Fusco, Senior Director of Development & Communications
Rev. Kathy James, Director of Church Relations
Sherri Mims, Associate Director of Church Relations/Executive Assistant to the President
Beth Robinson, Volunteer Coordinator
Dargan Davis, Communications Specialist
Chuck Weaver, Director of Buildings and Grounds 
Jean Heckle, Receptionist
Bob Parsons
, Procurement & Materials Coordinator

Sean Douglas, Chief Financial Officer
Teddi Garrick, Human Resources Manager

The Institute for Child and Family Well Being
Dr. Amy Mattison-Faye, Director of Clinical Outcomes
Kendra Faile, Senior Director of Foster Care
Emma Rava, Director of the Epworth Center for Counseling