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Mary Griddine

Quality Assurance Reviewer

Mary is a Quality Assurance reviewer for the Center.

She is a veteran in the human service arena with a career spanning over 30 years.  Her career has been multifaceted and comprised of experience working in economic services, child welfare, mental health, disabilities and special needs as well as several years as a social worker in a unique collaborative program in the school system.

Mary is a 1992 graduate of the University of South Carolina’s MSW program and became a licensed MSW that same year.  Additionally, she earned her undergraduate degree from Winthrop University in 1984.

She is married and has two adult children.

Mary tries to live by these words every day: “Treat not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.” ---Gautama Buddha