Meet our Staff
Donny has served at the United Way of Kershaw County for 26 years. He has a degree from USC in Psychology and completed graduate work in Counseling at Columbia International University. Sharon and Donny have 4 adult sons, 3 great daughters in law and 3 amazing grandsons. His heart’s desire is to be a servant leader, as together our United Way staff, board and partners impact lives for good.
VP of Community Impact
Molly earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science at the University of South Carolina. She has lived in Kershaw County for 34 years. She and her husband Grainger have 2 adult sons. After being a stay at home Mom she began volunteering at New Day on Mill which turned into a full time position at United Way 9 years ago.
VP of Resource Development
Kirk spent years working as a firefighter/paramedic. He went on to work at Xerox Corporation and after an early retirement he started his own business, KM Video Productions here in Camden. For four years he served on the UWKC Board of Directors as vice-chairman, communications committee chairman and chili cookoff chairman. He then came onboard as a staff member and was the Director of the Mobile Nutrition Center. Kirk and his wife Begee have two children, Robbie and Morgan, a new
duaghter-in-law, Pauline and her son Brock have also joined the family.
Mobile Nutrition Center Director
Mary Reames grew up in Camden, making this community near and dear to her heart. She came to United Way as the Director of the Mobile Nutrition Center at the end of August. Previously, Mary worked for the LiveWell Kershaw Coalition for 2.5 years. For two summers she managed the Health Ambassador program, an internship created to empower Kershaw County teens to implement healthy changes in their high schools. The program was later recognized with a 2019 Golden Tusk Award from Carolinas Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing Association (CHPRMS.) Mary also served as the Wellness Project Assistant for the coalition’s Community Health Improvement Plan.
Finance and Administrative Coordinator
Elizabeth was born and raised in Montgomery County, Maryland. She is the mother of 2 grown children (Cassidy & Peter) that reside in Maryland as she has just recently moved to Lugoff, S.C. She also has 4 dogs to keep track of, Rebel, Boss, Snow & Dixie.
She is celebrating a new marriage to Jay and a new zip code! Elizabeth and Jay have relocated to South Carolina from Maryland so that Jay may continue his military career. She is a product of a University of Maryland education (Go Terps!) Prior to her time at The United Way of Kershaw County she ran the operations of her family-owned construction company for over 20 years.
Her favorite part of working at the United Way of Kershaw County is getting to be a part of this close-knit group of people that help in so many ways throughout the community. The family atmosphere that comes with working at the United Way makes Elizabeth feel right at home!
Campaign/ Communications Coordinator
Tatiana was born and raised here in Camden, which has driven her passion to serve and give back to her community. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Public Health from Coastal Carolina University in 2019. Before coming to United Way, she served as a Case Manager at Wateree Community Actions. Outside of work, Tatiana enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her dog Meena. She is excited to learn and be a part of the family environment at the United Way!