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2016 ConferenceSave the Date!
SOHS 2016 Conference
Charleston, SC

On behalf of the SOHS Board and SOHS Conference Planning Committee, we would like to thank everyone for attending the 2015 Conference in Charlotte, NC. We would also like to thank our workshop presenter, vendors, and sponsors. We hope that you had a positive experience and have returned to your prospective locations empowered, energized, and ready to, "Mold Minds and Change Attitudes!" We look forward to seeing you next year in Charleston, SC.

We would like to congratulate our new SOHS Board officers who are committed to implementing your ideas, needs, and increasing our SOHS membership, one state at a time. Here are your new SOHS Board officers and members:

Kiera DesChamps, President
Scott Smith, Vice President
Steve Kashdan, Secretary
Tressie Brown, Treasurer
Susan Claxton, Immediate Past President
Brenda Johnson, Georgia Rep
Amina Abdullah, Virginia Rep
Gail Seymour, Tennessee Rep
Yolanda Mayberry, Mississippi Rep
Nzingha Gaines-Sparks, Florida Rep
Lynn Washington, Arkansas Rep
Laurie Steinke, Student Rep
Stephany Hewitt, CSHSE Rep

2016 Conference Coordinator: Geneva Fleming (Trident Tech)

As you can see, we are in need of more state representatives from: North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Puerto Rico, Louisianna, West Virginia, or Kentucky. If you or someone you know, would like to serve on the SOHS Board to represent your state, please email a statement telling us why you would like to represent your state, along with your resume or CV to: Steve Kashdan before June 5th, 2015. (representatives must be an active member of SOHS).

We are also looking for volunteers to serve on the Student Scholarship Committee. If you are interested in serving in this capacity, please email: Steve Kashdan before June 5th, 2015. (committee volunteers must be an active member of SOHS).

The SOHS Board has updated the Bylaws, and can be viewed on the website: SOHS Bylaws

Thank you for supporting the Southern Organization for Human Services!

The SOHS Board

The Southern Organization for Human Services includes the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.