EDUCATION & COMMUNITY OUTREACH COORDINATOR
Carla Angus received her B.A. in Elementary Education and Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Winthrop University. Following a career in education, Carla wanted to use her talents with organization and task management to help her community. In 2012, she had the opportunity to work with the ArtFields team to improve the educational and cultural advancement of her hometown of Lake City, SC. Currently Carla organizes and manages the ArtFields Jr. program, volunteers, developing innovative programs for area youth, and works closely with community-based and nonprofit organizations.
Born and raised in Lake City, Carla Angus now lives in Florence with her husband, Dr. Josh Angus, and their two boys, Noah and Nylan.
CREATIVE TEAM MANAGER
Sandy Cook is the newest member of the ArtFields team. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a BA in Studio Art and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2000 from Harrington School of Interior Design in Chicago.
After a seven-year stint in Chicago, Sandy returned to her “roots” where she was fortunate to participate in the initial start-up operations of the highly successful launch of the South Carolina Education Lottery. Sandy brings a wealth of knowledge from her experiences in art, design, marketing, visual merchandising, sales, and educational programming as ArtFields Creative Team Manager.
With a zest for using local resources and local talent, Sandy led the drive to organize the Greater Lake City Artists’ Guild in 2012 where she currently serves as president. In addition, Sandy is responsible for year-round programming of events, such as Art 101 at ONE, focusing on the mission of the Lake City Partnership Council.
OFFICE & TECHNOLOGY MANAGER
Taronda Jordan received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Computer Science, and her Master of Science in Information Systems from Limestone University and Stayer University, respectively. With her specialized experience in project management and information systems, Taronda brings a digital-age familiarity and data-driven skillset to the ArtFields team. Through her work at ArtFields, Taronda helps Lake City’s arts community grow by working with ArtFields’ marketing teams, web developers, and planning committees. She’s excited by the economic and artistic revitalization of our community, and can’t wait to see how huge ArtFields 2014 is going to be for Lake City, South Carolina, and the entire Southeast.
Born in Lake City, SC Taronda Jordan currently lives in Florence, SC with her three daughters, Jenesis, Kamani, and Kamryn.