Application Deadline is June 1st.
The SCWCEA Inspiration Award allows us to recognize, celebrate and share the journey that injured workers experience during their recovery and return to employment. It also acknowledges the support, assistance and outstanding contributions provided by a workers’ compensation team who went the extra mile to help in the recovery journey.
A special committee was appointed in January 2015 to establish criteria, procedures and implementation of this award. Committee members are:
T. Scott Beck, Esq., Chairman, SC Workers' Compensation Commission
Grady L. Beard, Esq., Robinson Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC
Barbara A. Cullum, Eastern Alliance Insurance Group
Richard V. Davis, Esq., Davis Law Firm
Commissioner Cindy C. Dooley, Esq., SC Workers' Compensation Commission
Patricia Kline, HMR Veterans Services, Inc.
Linda McCallister, Planned Administrators, Inc. (PAI)
Commissioner Gene McCaskill, SC Workers’ Compensation Commission
Stephanie L. Pugh, Esq., McAngus Goudelock & Courie, LLC
Andrea C. Roche, Esq., Mickle & Bass, LLC
Alexa Stillwell, SCWCEA
Michael S. Swindell, Esq., Joel Bieber Law Firm
Steve Yuhas, M.Ed., SY Consulting, Inc.
The following are requirements for nominations:
Nominations must be submitted by an active SCWCEA member
Injured worker must have been a part of the SC Workers’ Compensation system
Injured worker must consent to the nomination
The SCWCEA Inspiration Award will be presented during the Annual Educational Conference on Workers’ Compensation during the fall and will recognize the injured worker and significant team member(s). The acknowledgement will be in the form of a plaque given at the conference. A master plaque will be displayed at the SC Workers’ Compensation Commission with the winner’s name, year and picture.
Click below for a nomination form:
Nominations should be received no later than June 1st and submitted to:
PO Box 1496
Columbia, SC 29202
Fax: (803) 429-4275
The SCWCEA has conferred Inspiration Award membership status on the following:
2022 Recipient (fall)
2022 Recipient (spring)
Eric T. Rogers
Lenyn (Lenny) Torres
Deputy Kimber Gist
Officer Peter Conklin
Gregory Evans Harris