Town of Sullivan's Island Administration Department
ANDY BENKE, TOWN ADMINISTRATOR
The Administration Department is charged with the supervision of Town operations. Under the supervision of the Town Administrator, the Administration Department executes policies set by the Mayor and Town Council, manages Town personnel matters, resident services and fiscal matters.
The Administration Department manages vendors contracted to provide various municipal services, handles official Town communications, assists with the procurement of goods and services for all departments, writes and administers Town grants, handles risk management of Town assets, develops and implements the Town’s budget, collects revenues, issues various licenses and permits, serves as accounts payable for all Town departments, handles the record keeping and preservation of all Town ordinances, official records and historic documents, handles payroll, personnel benefits and human resource matters, performs the legal and judicial functions for the Town and handles all matters related to municipal court. This department is charged with the management of Town investments (Special Revenue Fund), as well as the General Fund, Water Fund and Sewer Fund. The Administration Department serves as the primary point of contact for Island residents and visitors, although the Town of Sullivan’s Island utilizes the services of the Mount Pleasant Visitor’s Center.
The Administration Department is comprised of six (8) full-time and two (2) part time employees. Staff includes the Town Administrator, Asst. to Town Administrator, Town Clerk, Comptroller, Town Attorney, Municipal Judge, Clerk of Court, one clerk for billing/accounting, one clerk for water billing, permitting and general administration, and one receptionist.
Some of the many resident services provided by Administration Staff:
Garbage Collection - Suburban Disposal (vendor)
Town Financial/Budget Information
Administration Department Staff (2/21/2017):
ANDY BENKE - Town Administrator (843) 883-5726 or firstname.lastname@example.org
JASON BLANTON- Depty Administrator/Comptroller (843) 883-5751 or email@example.com
LISA DARROW- Asst. to Town Admin/Human Resources/Risk Mgmt/Communications (843) 883-5744
JESSICA GRESS - Receptionist/Gen Admin Customer Service (843) 883-5743
COURTNEY LILES - Acting Town Clerk/Licensing (843) 883-5730 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ELLEN MILLER- Acting Clerk of Court (843) 883-5734 or email@example.com
MARY POOLE - Water Billing & Customer Service/Gen Admin Customer Service (843) 883-5733
BRIDGET WELCH- Accounting Clerk (843) 883-5729 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Also in Town Hall - Building Department:
JOE HENDERSON - Zoning Administrator
(843) 883-5731 or email@example.com
RANDY ROBINSON - Chief Building Official
(843) 883-5732 or firstname.lastname@example.org
KAT KENYON - Permit Tech/Business Licenses (843)-5727 or email@example.com
Town Hall is located at on the first/main floor of the Town Hall/Police Station facility at 2056 Middle Street (between the Fire Station and J. Marshall Stith Park). Parking lot is located at rear of facility, accessible off of Station 20 1/2 Street.