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Meet The Team

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Amy began as the Lanier Family Connection Executive Director in 2010. She is a graduate of Valdosta State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a Journalism minor. Amy, her husband Chad, and their three girls have lived in Lanier for 13 years. 

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Susie Abbott is our Baby Bulldog Director. Susie works with our community partners to provide resources and supports to children, birth to five, and their families in order to improve school readiness and success. 

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Shantell Lambert

Shantell Lambert is our Safe Care Program Manager. She began working as a Family Support Worker for Safe Care in 2018. She works with partners to provide programs, services, and activities that support stable and self-sufficient families. She knows all the resources. 

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