Paula Fendley, Interim Chief Executive Officer

Ms. Fendley earned her Bachelor of Arts in Social and Behavioral Sciences from the University of South Carolina and has a Master’s of Education in Clinical Counseling from The Citadel. She is also a Licensed Master Social Worker.

Previously, Ms. Fendley served as PAFCAF’s CEO from June 2008 until October 2015. Since then, she has been working as a consultant.

Ms. Fendley has extensive experience in state government, specifically relating to policy and legislative affairs. She has held positions in the South Carolina Office of the Governor with the Riley and Campbell administrations and also served at the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. She has been a private consultant and lobbyist in her previous work.

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