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Southern Community Services Welcomes New Management, Promotions  To Charleston Communities

Southern Community Services Welcomes New Management, Promotions

to Charleston Communities

Employees bring experience, expertise to the Lowcountry

Nov. 8, 2017 (Charleston, S.C.) – Southern Community Services (SCS), one of only six AAMC-accredited community association management firms in South Carolina, has named eight new employees and one promotion in the Charleston area.

“Our new team members bring a great deal of experience from both within the real estate industry and outside of it,” says Ken Tamsin, CEO of SCS. “Our communities will benefit from their expertise, energy and new insights.”

Barbara Liantonio was hired as an architectural review board (ARB) coordinator and Lisa Tumminelli was hired as a community administrator for Dunes West, an upscale, mixed-development community in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Liantonio has experience as an area manager for Dannon Yogurt and is a winner of nine Pinnacle Club awards. Tumminelli has experience as a corporate trainer, a help desk support staff member, a computer technician and a substitute teacher. Their combined experiences will bring new ideas and fresh perspectives to Dunes West.

Tess Gillis was hired as an administrative assistant at Park West, a family-friendly and nature-preserving community in Mt. Pleasant.

Nancy Curtis, community manager for Hamlin Plantation, has seven years of experience in the community management field.

Art Perry was named community manager at The Gardens at Tanner Plantation, a 144-single-family-home community in Hanahan, S.C. Perry was involved with the Eagle Scouts and is a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels.

Kelli Baker joins SCS as a community manager in the North Charleston office and brings knowledge from the hotel and hospitality industry to the team. Amanda Harper continues with SCS as a community association manager in her hometown of Mt. Pleasant.

Mary Fraser was promoted to assistant manager at I’On Assembly Inc. She is from Mt. Pleasant and was previously the office manager for SCS at Park West.

SCS manages the homeowner association boards of nearly 180 communities across the Carolinas, from multi-tiered master-planned communities to small, single-family neighborhoods. Learn more about SCS and view staff bios at

About Southern Community Services

Founded in 2000, Southern Community Services (SCS) specializes in the management of homeowner associations across the Carolinas, with a longstanding reputation as the leader in its industry. Staffed with accredited professionals who work diligently to accommodate the unique needs of each community, SCS provides turnkey solutions, state-of-the-art technology and decades of association management experience to boards, with senior-level involvement in every aspect of the business. Learn more about SCS at