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In an abundance of caution and following the advice of the Centers for Disease Control, Wednesday collection of yard debris will be suspended indefinitely due to the continued spread of COVID-19.  Residents are asked not to place any debris street-side until further notice.  

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Meet the Administrative Staff

Andy Benke

Andy Benke was appointed to serve as Town Administrator for Sullivan’s Island on 06/23/03. He is charged by the Mayor & Town Council to oversee the operations of the Town, implement policies & decisions made by Town Council, budget accountability & preparation, and emergency preparedness. He can be reached at 843-883-5726 or abenke@sullivansisland.sc.gov.  

Jason Blanton

Jason Blanton was hired in 2007 as the comptroller to supervise the quality of accounting and financial reporting for the Town. Since coming on board, he has taken on the role of Deputy Administrator, assisting the Town Administrator in financial planning and budget management. He can be reached at 843-883-5751 or jblanton@sullivansisland.sc.gov.

Courtney Sottile

Courtney Sottile was hired in 2014. She is responsible for maintaining all official & archive for the Town, attend Council meetings, handle revenue collections and prepare deposits. She graduated from the SC Municipal Clerks & Treasurer’s Institute in 2018. She is a member of the SI Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad. She can be reached at 843-883-5730 or csottile@sullivansisland.sc.gov.

Pam Otto

Pam Otto is the Municipal Clerk of Court and has worked for the Town of Sullivan’s Island since June of 2017.  She is responsible for Court correspondence, scheduling and payments.  She helps guide the court process and assist when necessary and possible. She can be reached at 843-883-5734 or potto@sullivansisland.sc.gov.

Mary Poole

Mary Poole was hired in February of 2007. Her responsibilities include resident services, water and sewer billing services and general administrative support. Mary is also a member of the Sullivan’s Island Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad. She can be reached at 843-883-5733 or mpoole@sullivansisland.sc.gov.

Bridget Welch

Bridget Welch was hired as the Town’s first receptionist when the Town Hall opened in 2016.  She now is responsible for providing financial, administrative and clerical support to the Town. Bridget is also a member of the Sullivan’s Island Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad. She can be reached at 843-883-5729 or bwelch@sullivansisland.sc.gov.