PMC now offers Group Counseling, Psychoeducational, and Support Programs!
Chief Executive Officer and co-founding partner of ProActive Management Consulting, LLC since inception in April 2003, Ms. McMillian has over 20 years of corporate and entrepreneur experience in consulting, training, project management, process improvement and industrial engineering. Before starting PMC, Ms. McMillian worked for Raytheon/TI Systems, Delta Airlines and Deloitte Consulting in various engineering, project manager and consulting positions. She was responsible for creating, implementing and monitoring key projects for various departments and providing key process improvements in multiple production and business areas. She is a native of Columbia, SC and received her B.S. in Industrial Engineering from University of Florida and M.B.A in International Business from Georgia State University.
Co-Founding Partner of ProActive Management Consulting, LLC since inception in April 2003, Dr. Irene S. Houston is a Licensed Professional Counselor for the States of South Carolina and Georgia. Dr. Houston is a Nationally Certified Counselor with more than 40 years of experience as a practicing clinician and educator with extensive experience in community mental health services, human services, program planning, community-based organization administration, program development, technical assistance, policy research, advocacy and network coalition building. Dr. Houston was a faculty member at two major Research I universities in the Southeast as well as a lead presenter of research and scholarly work at numerous local, state, national and international professional conferences and educational meetings. She has authored various published works in referenced professional journals and books. She is a native of Eastover, SC and received her Ph.D. in Counselor Education, Ed.S. in Community Agency Counseling, M.A. in Religious Studies and B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of South Carolina.
Mr. Lewis has more than 14 years experience as a volunteer working with children and adolescents. He has served as a Little League coach in various sports such as basketball and football. Mr. Lewis was a member of the University of Florida Football team while attending the University where he worked with various youth organizations such as Police Athletic League and Boys and Girls Club of North Florida as a mentor. In addition to Mr. Lewis has worked with youth with specials needs and children identified as at risk for the last 5-6 years. He has enjoyed being able to give back by working with children and adolescents in elementary, middle and high schools as a mentor. He received a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Florida and a Masters of Arts Degree in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix.
Dr. Alemu comes to PMC with extensive clinical and administrative experiences, including program design, assessment, training and supervision. He previously served as the Interim Director of Clinical Services, Assistant Director for Programming and Coordinator of the AOD program at the Counseling and Testing Center at the Georgia State University. He also held a faculty position as a clinician at the Counseling and Psychiatric Services in the University Health Center at the University of Georgia. Dr. Alemu holds a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from AuburnÂ University; he completed a two year clinical practicum at the Emory School of Medicine, an internship at the Durham VA Medical center and he was a Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical Psychology at University of Georgia Counseling and Psychological Services. Dr. Alemu is deeply committed on expanding the â€śPMC Brandâ€ť with the goal of a well-recognized quality clinical services and commitment to the communities it serves.
Dwayne Taylor has over 25 years of experience in a variety of businesses, community-based and leadership positions. From age 9, he has illustrated his passion for helping others. As a youth, he assisted mentally-challenged and underprivileged kids in summer programs such as Camp Sunshine, Urban League and Kool Kids, all located in his hometown of Columbia, South Carolina. Mr. Taylor also served as Service-Learning Coordinator for Richland County School District 1 through Federally Funded, University of South Carolina, Americorp. The program incorporated community service into children learning curriculum in grade levels 3rd-12th. Mr. Taylor received a Bachelor of Science in Marketing with a minor in Mass Communication from the University of Florida and a MBA in Technology Management from the University of Phoenix. While attending the University of Florida, Mr. Taylor was employed by The Girls Club of Alachua County where he served as Team Lead for adolescent females. Upon Graduation, Mr. Taylor, work as Marketing Manager for CSXT, one of Americaâ€™s largest rail road carriers, managing a $114 million market. Mr. Taylor has been instrumental in the success over the past 5 years in his marketing role of ProActive Management Consultants, as Marketing Director. He is also a part of the Executive Team at ProActive Management. Mr. Taylor continues to strive to provide guidance, support and direction to the youth of the future.