Jill Brogan, EI, grew up in Central Coast California where she volunteered and worked with severely handicapped children and teens in special education classrooms. While living in Hawai’i, she earned her BA in Psychology from Hawai’i Pacific University. After a brief time in Guam, moved permanently to the Charleston area.
Ella Marston, EI, moved to Charleston after graduating from University of Pittsburgh. There she received her Bachelor of Science in psychology and worked in their psychiatric hospital on the adolescent unit. Ella is excited to continue her career as an EI and help the community access the wonderful resources Charleston offers.
Savanna Lindley, EI, recently moved to the Charleston area from Greenville, South Carolina. She earned a Bachelor’s of science in Psychology with a minor in youth development from Clemson University. Savanna has years of experience working with children of many different ages, and is enthusiastic about working with them to aid in their development.
Ashlyn Brooks, EI, recently moved to Charleston area from Piedmont, South Carolina. She earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Sociology from Clemson University with minors in Nonprofit Leadership and Religious Studies. Ashlyn is experienced in working with children and feels right at home as an Early Interventionist.
Erika has been with Great Kids and Awesome Adults since November of 2022. Erika has been an Early Interventionist for about a year and a half. She loves being able to assist those Children and Families in obtaining all of the resources they can in order to thrive and grow. Erika is passionate about giving back and making an impactful difference in her community. Erika lives in the Ladson area and loves all things art. Erika has been known to delve into a wide array of various mediums to facilitate satisfying her need to be creative as an outlet. These Mediums include, but are certainly not limited to painting, crocheting, Acting, Modelling, arts and crafts and more. Erika is Proud to be a Member ·of the Great Kids and Awesome Adults team because they too have a passion for assisting and making certain that the Families have what they need and then some. Erika knows how imperative it is to begin intervention as early on as possible in order to get the most out of it and truly see the success that these Families desire to achieve.
Julia Swidzinski, EI, is proud to be the daughter of immigrant parents, who came to the US from Poland. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Master’s degree in Social Work from Winthrop University. Prior to Great Kids, Julia worked with children primarily in the field of education.