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June 2024 Employee Milestones

Wed, 06/05/2024

Join Council in congratulating those employees who celebrated employment milestones with the Town during the month of June! Thank you for all of your hard work keeping our Sullivan's Island awesome!


Andy Benke

Andy Benke- Town Administrator- 21 Years on 06/23/24
Andy 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  

Joe Henderson

Joe Henderson- Deputy Administrator- 11 Years on 06/03/24
Joe has served as Director of Planning and Zoning Administrator since June of 2013. In May 2022 he was promoted to Deputy Administrator. In this capacity he will assist the Town Administrator with overseeing various town projects. Joe can be reached at 843-883-5731 or

Pam Otto

Pam Otto- Human Resources Manager- 7 Years on 06/06/24
Pam is the Human Resources Manager and has worked for the Town of Sullivan’s Island since June of 2017.  She coordinates all of the employee benefits and risk management for the Town. She also manages the Sullivan's Island Farmers Market. She can be reached at 843-883-5744 or

Becky Templeton

Becky Templeton- Accounting Clerk- 2 Years on 06/27/2024
Becky was hired in 2022 as the Accounting Clerk. She is responsible for providing financial, administrative, and clerical support to the Town. Becky can be reached at 843-883-5729 or

Fire Department

Lee P

Lee Pearson- Firefighter- 4 Years on 06/25/2024
Lee was born and raised in the Mount Pleasant area.  He started service as a volunteer at with Sullivan's Island Fire in 2016 and began working for the citizens of Sullivan’s Island in March of 2019.  You can reach Lee at

Maintenance Department

Scott Sanders

Scott Sanders- Maintenance Supervisor- 26 Years on 06/15/24
Scotty works diligently to provide regular maintenance for the Island. He is charged with assisting with the regular maintenance of public properties, like parks, beach paths and right-of-ways. Scotty can be reached at

Police Department


Tyler Mahon - Patrol Officer- 1 Year on 06/12/2024
Tyler started with the town in 2023. He comes to the island with 6 years of law enforcement experience, he prides himself on bolstering community partnerships and engagement through his involvement within the community! Tyler can be reached at 843-883-9636 or