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Erin Johnson Promoted to Chief Community Investment Officer

Friday, February 27, 2015

Columbia, SC -  The South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy (SC Campaign) has recently promoted Erin Johnson to its Chief Community Investment Officer (CCIO). In this role, she will oversee the SC Campaign’s investment in local communities through technical assistance, trainings, community mobilization and distribution of resources and grants.    

Johnson has been a member of the SC Campaign staff since 2004, serving in several capacities, most recently as its Director of Capacity Building. She earned a Master of Public Health from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, a Bachelor of Arts in Exercise and Sports Science from UNC-Chapel Hill, and is a Certified Health Education Specialist and graduate of the Riley Institute at Furman University’s Diversity Leadership Institute. Prior to her career with the SC Campaign, Johnson was an AIDS Health Educator for the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control.

“Erin is a highly respected, nationally known professional in the field of teen pregnancy prevention,” said Forrest Alton, Chief Executive Officer of the SC Campaign.  “Her experience leading programs in our organization, managing multi-million dollar grants, and leading a team of top-notch professionals makes this an obvious next step in her professional career. Having Erin in charge of this area of programming for us will take it to the next level.”

About the SC Campaign:
The mission of the SC Campaign is to improve the health and economic well being of individuals, communities, and the state of South Carolina by preventing teen pregnancy.  To achieve its mission, the SC Campaign works with a variety of programs – public, private, school and community based – in each region of the state.