Our Team

Dedicated individuals focused on the needs of children and families of the Augusta-Richmond County community.

APC’s staff is committed to leading the charge to raise awareness among members of the community and community leaders of the barriers, challenges and successes in Augusta-Richmond County. Every staff member plays an important role in serving the community and furthering APC’s mission.


Candice L. Hillman
Executive Director
Monica Howard
Fiscal Manager


QuNashjia Battle
Augusta CAREs Facilitator
Taylor Brooks
First Steps Coordinator

Dawnn Brown
Lead Parent Educator
Patrice Canty
Lead Project Facilitator

Cierra Cullars
Augusta CAREs Facilitator
Uvette Dowdell
Parent Educator

Shunte Gaines
Parent Educator
Kevin Johnson
Communications Coordinator

Keona Lockhart
Parent and Youth Engagement Facilitator
Rochelle Myers
Georgia Home Visiting Program Manager

Steven O’Neil
Augusta CAREs Facilitator
Briana Smith
Parent Educator

Sophia Thomas
Parent Educator
Kippen Wallace
Parent Educator

Cassondra D. Wimberly
Augusta CAREs Project Manager