Wholespire Richland County is a collaboration of partners working to make Richland County a healthier place to live, work, learn, pray and play. We are a network of individuals and organizations representing public health, health care, education, government, social work, and many other professionals who have a passion for making our community more equitable and ensuring all community members have access to healthy choices.
First Thursdays of Each Month
Executive Leadership Team (Steering Committee)
The role of the Executive Leadership Team is to act on behalf of Wholespire Richland County and actively pursue its purposes. This team will review and oversee the progress of the Community Action Plan and make revisions as needed.
Taquina "TQ" Davis, PhD, MA
Health Education Supervisor
Robin N. Cooper, MPH
SC Department of Health and Environmental Control
Active Chapter Members
Rhonda Marshall, Richland County Library
Kristine Slocum, SC Department of Health and Environmental Control
Ashley Page Bookhart, University of South Carolina
Mary Wilson, University of South Carolina
Tamara Turner, City of Columbia
Crystal Kirkland, American Heart Association
Jacqlyn Atkins, American Heart Association
Lisa Curtis, Richland County School District 1
Christanny Bryant, Prisma Health
Regina Brown, Prisma Health
Addie Bors, First Choice by Select Health of SC
Lee Patterson, Richland County Library
Ben Sease, US Department of Education
Kelly & Dave Strum, Koinonia of Columbia
Kimberly South, Prisma Health
Carla Nowick, Prisma Health
Sydney Phillips, Prisma Health
Kimberly Humphrey, Richland County Government
Quinn Hayes, Harvest Hope
Bonita Clemmons, Diane’s Call
Michael Frank, Clear Dot Charter School Columbia
Barton Walrath, BPAC Walk Bike Columbia
Interested in joining our chapter?
We’re always welcoming new members who are passionate about health equity and increasing access to healthy choices to improve health outcomes. Email us today!