Meet our Outreach Team!

College Transition Coordinators

Travis McDowell, Director of Community Outreach

Travis M.

  • Education: M.A. in Management and Leadership
  • Hometown: Spartanburg, SC
  • Favorite Restaurant: Halls Chophouse
  • Favorite Thing About SCC? Spartanburg Community College provides affordable access to higher education and focuses its resources on student success.  Students can earn credentials that allow them to live out the dreams they chased at SCC.
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  • Education: MPA in Organizational Development
  • Hometown: Jonesville, SC
  • Territories Served: Spartanburg Districts 3, 4, & 7, Spartanburg County Adult Education, and Union County.
  • Favorite Restaurant: Cheesecake Factory
  • Favorite Thing About SCC? What makes SCC rather exceptional are the relationships forged and the unique bond shared among the Office of Community Outreach team.
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Anthony Mims, College Transition Coordinator

Anthony M.

Sarah Neil-Spencer, College Transition Coordinator

Sarah N.

  • Education: M.A. in Higher Education
  • Hometown: Houston, TX
  • Territories Served: Spartanburg Districts 5 and 6, and Spartanburg County Adult Education
  • Favorite Restaurant: Fork and Plough
  • Favorite Thing About SCC? By offering the "Live to Chase" Initiative, SCC is focusing on accessibility to higher education for students within our region and providing opportunities to those who may not have had the option to attend college or university otherwise.
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  • Education: M. Ed. in Learning, Design and Technology
  • Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
  • Territories Served: Cherokee County, Cherokee County Adult Education, and Spartanburg District 7
  • Favorite Restaurant: The Farehouse
  • Favorite Thing About SCC? SCC has a wide variety of programs to ensure that students can pursue their passions and find a field of study that aligns with their career goals and aspirations.
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Sheri Buckner, College Transition Coordinator

Sheri B.

April Malone, College Transition Coordinator

April M.

  • Education: M. Ed. in Adult Education and Training
  • Hometown: El Dorado, AR
  • Territories Served: Spartanburg Districts 1 and 2, and Spartanburg County Adult Education
  • Favorite Restaurant: Kanpai of Tokyo
  • Favorite Thing About SCC? Spartanburg Community College recognizes its fundamental role in fostering connections within the community. This collaborative approach shows that SCC understands that education and community are the cornerstones of a vibrant and thriving society.
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