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The administrative offices are located at the Augusta Center. Click here for blood center phone numbers, locations, and hours of operation.


Kevin Belanger, MS, MA, MT (ASCP), SBB

Medical Director

Dr. James Shikle, MD

Apheresis Program Director

Melinda Woodell, BSN, RN

Business Operations

Maurice Clemmons

Yvette Robinson
Sr. Accounts Receivable Clerk

Dahmer Clegg
Accounts Payable Specialist Clerk

ShaMonica Battle
BECS Administrator

Chris Whitaker
Information Systems Specialist

Charles Latham
Information Systems Specialist

Community Resources

Pamela B. Rascon

Jennifer Salmon
Assistant Director

Ryan Cruce
Donor Programs Coordinator

Patrice Jean-Pierre
Business Support Coordinator

Joni Fry
Collections Support Coordinator

Jacqueline Clemmons
Recruitment Specialist

  • Coordinates blood drives for the following counties: Bamberg, Barnwell, Bulloch, Burke, Candler, Edgefield, Emanuel, Evans, Glascock, Hancock, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Lexington, Lincoln, McCormick, Morgan, Saluda, Screven, Taliaferro, Tattnall, Washington and Wilkes.

Michele Pappas
Recruitment Specialist

  • Coordinates blood drives for Richmond County.

Sarah Hall
Recruitment Specialist

  • Coordinates blood drives for Aiken County and the Savannah River Site.

Tut Baker
Recruitment Specialist

  • Coordinates blood drives for the following counties: Columbia, McDuffie and Warren.

Donor Services

Susan Dewes, RN

Jennifer Parks, LPN
Assistant Director

Human Resources

Sharon Johnston, PHR, MSM, SHRM-CP


Mike Tesney

Quality Assurance

Jane Miller, MBA, MT (ASCP)

Eric Longacre, MT (AAB)
Assistant Director

Technical Services

Michael McMahon, MT (AAB)

Elmer Angeles
Laboratory Manager

Donna Stroud
Production Manager

Allysa Makler
Hospital Services Coordinator

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