Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention & Prevention

If you or someone you know has experienced sexual assault or interpersonal violence, call the USCPD at 803-777-4215, and they will get you in touch with a Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention & Prevention advocate. For additional resources, visit

Marguerite O'Brien, MSW
Director of Wellness, Prevention and Advocacy Services

Shannon Nix, MS, LPC
Associate Director, SAVIP

Joahn Sperry
Lead Advocate

Jason Halterman
Program Coordinator Inclusive Prevention

Jennifer Taylor
Program Coordinator Bystander Intervention

Steven Jaindl
Administrative Assistant

Maria LeMoine
Graduate Assistant

Tayler Simon
Graduate Assistant

Laura Billington

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