Erin G. Hall, Chief Executive Officer

Erin Hall - PAFCAF CEO

Erin Hall, PAFCAF’s Chief Executive Officer, has spent the last two decades dedicating her time to non-profit management, serving in various leadership and communications roles with organizations throughout South Carolina.

She began her career as  Director of Communications for March of Dimes where she was responsible for public relations, media coverage, fundraising, public affairs, overseeing 300+ volunteers and much more. She then went on to serve as the Director of Marketing and Communications for the National Association for Campus Activities. She then returned to March of Dimes as the Executive Director of the Midlands Division.

Finally, before becoming the CEO of PAFCAF, Hall worked as the Director for Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter where she developed a second home for children, more than doubling the number of children being served by Palmetto Place.




Megan M. Branham, Director of Policy and Research

Megan M. Branham, PAFCAF Director of Policy and Research

Megan Branham has spent more than a decade in South Carolina serving in various roles at family and children-focused non-profits devoted to improving the lives of children throughout the state.

In her various roles, Branham has helped lead policy initiatives giving more children the opportunity to grow up in safe environments. She has implemented programs to improve maternal and child health and facilitated community efforts to prevent teen pregnancy. Most recently she served as the Director of Policy at Children's Trust of South Carolina.

Branham has a Masters in Social Work from the University of South Carolina and is a Licensed Master Social Worker. She recently completed The Annie E. Casey Foundation's Leadership Institute for State-based Advocates with 13 policy colleagues from across the country.




Allison North Jones, Communications Director

Melissa West, Press Secretary

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