2022 SCACE Annual Conference

  • May 11, 2022
  • 1:00 PM
  • May 13, 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • Embassy Suites Myrtle Beach


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Add’l reps can be added for $150/person
  • Single day pass Thursday or Friday to the event. Intended for New, non-member employers.

Hotel Information:

Embassy Suites by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort
9800 Queensway Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572


Conference Agenda:

Wednesday, May 11

1:00p – 5:00p                       Registration and Check-in

1:00p – 5:00p                       Time to Explore Myrtle Beach/Coordinated Activities

1:00p – 3:00p                       Employer Visit - Marriott Hotel

5:00p – 6:30p                       President’s Reception

6:30p - Until                          Dinner on own

Thursday, May 12

7:00a - 8:20a                        Breakfast and networking

7:00a – 12:00p                     Registration and Check-in

7:00a – 4:00p                       Vendor Showcase

8:10a - 8:20a                        Welcome to the Conference: Jim Allison: SCACE President

8:20a - 8:30a                        Welcome to Myrtle Beach: Karen Riordan: CEO Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce

8:30a - 10:00a                      Opening Wellness Panel:

                                                       Dr. Lee Carter: Assistant VP for Student Wellness and Health Equity, Coastal Carolina


                                                       Kim Litton: Benefits Coordinator, Conway Medical Center

                                                       Kim Nathan: Director of Employee Health and Wellness, Conway Medical Center

10:10a – 11:10a                    Breakout Session #1:

                                                         A. “Embedding DEI within the Organizational Culture” - Zo Sediqi: Manager of 

                                                                Mentoring and Student Experiences, University of South Carolina

                                                         B. Caring for the Caregiver Kim Litton: Benefits Coordinator, and Kim Nathan:               

                                                               Director of Employee Health and Wellness, Conway Medical Center

11:10a – 11:20a                    Rotation/Coffee Break

11:20a – 12:20p                    Keynote: "Leaning in the 'Right' Direction" - Paul Marks: Founder & Speaker, Beta

                                                         Test  Improv

12:20p – 1:45p                      Lunch/Networking/Vendor Showcase

12:45p – 1:45p                      Business Meeting

1:45p – 2:00p                        Rotation Break

2:00p-3:30p                           Keynote Speaker: “Preparing for the Next Decade in Student Mental Health and Well-

                                                        Being Support” - Jennifer Latino: Senior Director of Research Advisory Services, EAB

3:30p-3:45p                           Rotation/Coffee Break

3:45p – 4:45p                        Breakout Session #2:

                                                         A. "Job Search & Hiring Trends for Gen Z" - Jackie Kohlhepp and Brittany Betit: Co-

                                                                founders & Co-CEOs of The Rez Rev LLC

                                                         B. "Grow with Google - Phase 2" - Dr. Flavia EldemireAssociate V.P. for Counseling & 

                                                                Placement, Allen University. Jordan JakubekDivision of Business Faculty, Allen

                                                                University. Lavell Thornton. Dr. Tanaya WaltersCEO, TW Enterprise Group LLC

4:45p - 5:00p                         Transition to Beach

5:00p                                           Closing and Activity on Beach

6:00p                                           Dinner on Own

Evening                                      Free time in Myrtle Beach

Friday, May 13

7:00a – 8:30a                       Breakfast/Team builder activity

8:30a – 9:30a                       Breakout Session #3:

                                                        A. "Disability as Diversity: Preparing the Workplace for Everyone" - Emily Gaspar:

                                                               Director of Accessibility and Disability Services, Coastal Carolina University

                                                        B. "Coaching You: Treating Yourself Like the Fragile Heirloom You Are" - Dr. Nina

                                                               Grant: Director of Center for Career Development & Internships. Dr. Antoinette

                                                               Bellamy: Founder & CEO, Perfectly Polished Etiquette & Career Consulting

9:30a – 9:45a                       Rotation Break

9:45a – 11:15a                     Group 4 Corner Discussions

11:15a - 11:20am               Rotate to Closing

11:20a - 11:30a                    Final Closing/Wrap Up/Door Prizes

12:00p – 12:30p                  Board Meeting

12:30p – 2:00p                     Clean up, pack up, and depart

Conference Sponsors:

Platinum / Speaker Sponsor

 BMW Manufacturing Co

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