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Green Quad


Our Staff

We are your go-to people on campus. Any questions or concerns -- anything you need -- we're here for you.

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Dr. Joe Jones

Joe is our Faculty Principal, and he’s here to help you connect to your faculty and find research opportunities on campus. If ever you need academic advice, Joe’s your guy. Also, he likes to bring his goat to campus. I mean, who wouldn’t?

jones7@mailbox.sc.edu | 803-777-2093

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Laura Lavender

Laura’s your Assistant Principal, which is just a fancy title. She’s here to help you plan your future, ace your classes and get involved on campus. Consider her your coach.

maasl@sc.edu | 803-777-8712

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Marissa Russo

Marissa is one of the Graduate Assistant for GQ and is your go-to gal for just about anything. She’s witty, caring and will have your back throughout the year. She graduated from UCF (but we don’t hold that against her) and is pursuing her Master's degree here at USC.

mlrusso@mailbox.sc.edu | 727-249-9803

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Erin Ryan

Erin is our other Graduate Assistant for GQ and is a recent grad of USC. She's smart, interesting, and knows exactly what it's like to be a student at Carolina.  She'll help you get involved, sort out your life, and help you get on track to achieve your goals!

ryanep@mailbox.sc.edu | 845-514-8182

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Audrey Jones

Audrey is our Business Manager and our rock. She manages the Learning Center and can help you with pretty much anything you need. She’s also our resident musician and makes instruments from recycled materials! Ask her for good day trip ideas, she knows South Carolina like the back of her hand.

audreyjones@sc.edu | 803-777-4353

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Amanda Williams

Amanda is our Area Coordinator and mastermind of Green Quad. She oversees the RM's and monitors the day-to-day operations of the building. Incredibly supportive and understanding, you can go to Amanda for anything! She also has an adorable pup in GQ and is totally winning life.

amandawi@mailbox.sc.edu | 803-777-1985