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QA/CQI Leadership Team


Director of Agency Quality Assurance and CQI
Suzanne Sutphin, PhD
(803) 360-5746

State Quality Assurance Manager
Janel Mitnaul, MSW, LMSW
(803) 201-9619

Upstate Regional QA Program Manager
Aaron Soehl
(803) 862-7485

Midlands Regional QA Program Manager
Kellena Nelson, MSW
(803) 466-552

Lowcountry Regional QA Program Manager
Traci Gilden
(803) 960-0751

Pee Dee Regional QA Program Manager
Natrisha Star, MA
(803) 719-6630

CQI Program Manager
Walter Caudle
(803) 422-2212


Child Welfare Services Transformation

Best Outcomes for Children and Families

Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency? Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form here with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.