Kirby Jerry

Kirby Jerry serves as the Charter Authorization Coordinator at The Charter Institute at Erskine. She started her career in charter education at the South Carolina Public Charter School District working under their former Director of Federal Programs – now current Director of the Charter Institute at Erskine – Mr. Vamshi Rudrapati. After joining the Institute as a School Compliance Coordinator under Federal Programs, she transitioned into the Authorization Department to continue broadening her knowledge of the charter process.
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Grace Rubenzer

Grace Rubenzer is the Institute Support Coordinator for the Charter Institute at Erskine. While she is now enrolled as a student at the University of South Carolina, Grace attended charter schools throughout elementary and middle school.

Prior to working for the Institute, Grace received her high school diploma from Boiling Springs Highschool and the Scholars Academy at USC Upstate, graduating at the top of her class. Today, she studies as a double major in Psychology and History at the University of South Carolina.
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