Regulatory Services

DPI Annual Meeting

The Department of Plant Industry conducted its annual spring full staff meeting on March 20, 2023, at the Emeritus College Conference Room in Pendleton, SC.  The agenda made a full day of discussions and fellowship.  Topics of discussion included: director’s update, administrative updates, National Plant Board discussions, new pests and testing services, citrus update, appreciation awards, and a look back to 2022. 


The following awards were presented:

·        Allison Guggenheimer- Mentorship Award

·        Jill Robinson- Customer Service Award

·        Gavin Berry- Team Player Award

·        Nickels Mirmow- Silent Solider Award

·        Gus Elmore- Living our Culture Award

·        Madison Subtil- Outstanding Achievement

·        Taylor Dobbins- Outstanding Achievement

·        Kip Beam- Rookie of the Year

·        Xiao Yang- Manager of the Year

·        Ashley Vaughan- Employee of the Year


After the staff meeting, employees enjoyed fellowship together at Boulevard Lane Bowling Alley in Anderson SC.