Pati Tiller

Outreach Coordinator and Puppet Coordinator

Pati graduated from Birmingham-Southern College with degrees in both Sociology and Theatre, and she continues to combine her love for both fields in her work. Prior to joining The Arc staff on April Fool’s Day of 1996, Pati had volunteered for the agency’s Kids on the Block Educational Puppet Program for three years. She was delighted to take on the position of coordinator for that program, and later those of coordinator for the agency’s Special Olympics programs, therapeutic recreational programs and Adult Day Camp as well. She also handles The Arc’s public relations and outreach. Pati came to The Arc after working 12 years in local print and broadcast media positions. She continues to indulge her love of acting at area theatre companies whenever possible.

Carol Trantham

Family Advocate

Carol began work as The Arc’s Family Advocate on July 21, 2020.  She is a retired educator, having worked 25 years in the Oxford City School System as a classroom teacher and two years as an intervention specialist for Jacksonville City Schools . She has been involved in numerous activities in her community throughout her life including Vacation Bible School and outreach projects.  Carol has both an Bachelors and a Masters Degree from Jacksonville State University. She is married to Bobby Trantham and they have five children, five grandchildren and three sons-in-law. When not at work, she enjoys gardening, cooking, swimming and caring for her animals. Currently she has six dogs and three cats.

Executive Director

To Be Filled