Coalition Team

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.

Monthly Meetings
First Thursdays of Each Month
10:00 a.m.

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

Taquina "TQ" Davis, PhD, MA

Chapter Co-Chair

Health Education Supervisor
Prisma Health

Robin N. Cooper, MPH

Robin N. Cooper, MPH

Chapter Co-Chair

Health Educator
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

Jevettra D Gardner, University of South Carolina

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!