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Angel N. Sbardella, M.T.

Quality Assurance Reviewer

Angel Sbardella is a Quality Assurance reviewer for the Center for Child and Family Studies. The QA Division partners with the South Carolina Department of Social Services to identify strengths and areas needing improvement in foster care and family preservation cases. Thye gauge South Carolina counties’ compliance with federal and state guidelines regarding permanency, safety, and well-being of children in the SC child welfare system.

After graduating from the University of South Carolina, Angel taught secondary English and Language Arts for eight years, primarily in Freshman Academy. She then served as a Review Board Coordinator for SC Foster Care Review Board for three years; during that time, she facilitated reviews of children in foster care statewide and advocated for their safety, permanency, and well-being.

Angel says, “Helping others is my passion.”