SCACCA's mission is to promote the professionalism of our the animal care and control industry through training and networking opportunities for its members

To educate and train animal welfare and control personnel and any other individuals or organizations having related interests.

To share knowledge and skills for the mutual benefit and support of professional organizations and groups involved in similar programs.

To provide a liaison with other professional organizations and groups involved in similar programs in order to benefit from their expertise.

To provide guidance and promote professionalism to the public, officials of City, County and State levels in dealing with animal care and control challenges.

To affect positive change and promote best practices with in our field.

To support efforts to promote legislation that protects pets in our communities.

Our Approach

Meet the Team


Marli C. Drum, President
Columbia Animal Services

Pearl Sutton, Vice President
Charleston Animal Society

Shelly Simmons, Secretary
Greenville County Animal Care Center

Jerry Gordon, Treasurer
City of N. Myrtle Beach Animal Control

Barbara Bryant
Charleston Animal Society

Our Story

Interested in joining the Board?

SCACCA is seeking dynamic and dedicated professionals to join the board of directors.  If you are interested, please let us know!