Jon Holland, Interim Tamassee CEO

Welcome to the Tamassee DAR School website. I’m so glad you’ve visited us. At Tamassee we believe children facing challenges today can become exceptional citizens tomorrow. Please check out our programs and services and learn how you can get involved. We’d love to hear from you, and host you for a visit in person. The gates are always open at “the place of the sunlight of God!”

Leadership Team

Jason Eller

Chief Development Officer

Chad Wayne

Chief Programs Officer

Rudy Fortson

Director of Buildings and Grounds

Pam Towe

Compliance Officer

Janis Young

Coordinator of Early Childhood Education

Jan Honeycutt

Director of Human Resources

Amaris Gibson

Director of Foster Care

Board of Trustees

Linda Stokes Hawkins

Chair (SC)

Lee H. Hunt

Vice Chair (SC)

David "Lee" Norris IV

President (SC)

W. Robin Howe, MD

Treasurer (SC)

Kristine J. Wood

Secretary (CA)

Denise Doring VanBuren


Morgan Meyr Lake


Joyce B. Patton


JeanEllen Hilter Melton


Elizabeth (Libby) Billham


Mari Noorai


Nancy N. Jones


Mernie S. Crane


Kenny Washington


Tracie Morris


Daniel Day


Courtney White


Marilyn R. Creedon

Honorary Member (IN)

Elsie Stuart-Rogers

Honorary Member (SC)