Amanda Morgan is the community health promotion director at Abbeville Area Healthcare Center. She develops public health programs working with the medical staff, the community and agencies such as the state Office of Rural Programs. The nonprofit hospital provides primary care, surgery and other services in the rural Lakelands District, comprised of seven counties in western South Carolina with a population of roughly a quarter-million.
Amanda is currently developing a community health assessment to be used for a a strategic plan for the hospital and the Abbeville community.
She earned her bachelor’s in health promotion and master’s in public administration from Morehead State University in Kentucky. A member of the American Public Health Association, she previously worked for the Medical University of South Carolina’s Boeing Center for Children’s Wellness and at Self Regional Healthcare.
Amanda serves on the boards of the United Way of Abbeville and Greenwood Counties and the Palmetto Christian Academy. She chairs the “Be Well Abbeville” health coalition.