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Our Team

The Joyner Institute enjoys wide collaborations across Coastal Carolina University and the community. Learn more about our director, staff, and advisory board below.

Leadership

Allison Crandell (760)  Added 10/3/18

Alli Crandell
Interim Director
EHFA 109/275
acrandell@coastal.edu
(843) 349-2947

 
BlankAshlyn Pope
Associate Director
apope1@coastal.edu 
 

Advisory Board

Orton Bellamy, Council Member, Horry County Council

Steven Bleicher, Professor of Visual Art, Coastal Carolina University

Mike Chestnut, Myrtle Beach Council Member and Owner, Big Mike's Soulfood

Ron Daise, Vice President of Creative Education, Brookgreen Gardens and Inaugural Chair of the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission

Veronica Gerald, Director Emeritus of the Joyner Institute

Zenobia Harper, Founder, Gullah Preservation Society

Heather Hodges, Former Executive Director, Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor

Marjorie McIver, Former Whittemore Park Middle School Principal and Community Organizer

Maggi Morehouse, Burroughs Distinguished Professor of Southern Studies, Coastal Carolina University

Rev. Charles Milton Pee, Pastor of Freedom Missionary Baptist Church and Instructor of Religion, Morris College

 

Affiliated Faculty

Richard Aidoo
Professor, Politics

 

Tabitha Lowery 760 (added 10/27/2020) MCD

Tabitha Lowery
Assistant Professor, English

 

Maggi Morehouse photo

Maggi Morehouse
Burroughs Distinguished Professor of Southern Studies, History

 

Assistant Professor, AnthropologyDavid Palmer
Assistant Professor, Anthropology

 

Gillian Richard Greaves (Added 2/5/20) 760 JPEG MCD

Gillian Richards-Greaves
Associate Professor, Anthropology and Geography