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 (6) full-time and three (3) part time employees. Staff includes the Town Administrator, Asst. to Town Administrator, Town Clerk, Comptroller, Town Attorney, Municipal Judge, Clerk of Court and one clerk for billing/accounting and one clerk for water billing, permitting and general administration.
Some of the many resident services provided by Administration Staff:
Garbage Collection - Suburban Disposal (vendor)
Town Financial/Budget Information
Administration Department Staff:
ANDY BENKE - Town Administrator (843) 883-5726 or firstname.lastname@example.org
LISA DARROW- Asst. to Town Administrator/Human Resources/Risk Mgmt/Communications (843) 883-5744
ELLEN MILLER- Town Clerk/Licensing (843) 883-5730 or email@example.com
JASON BLANTON- Comptroller (843) 883-5751 or firstname.lastname@example.org
KIM GRIFFIN- Accounting Clerk (843) 883-5729 or email@example.com
MARIA LORUSSO- Clerk of Court (843) 883-5734 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MARY POOLE - Water Billing & Customer Service/Town Hall Customer Support (843)883-5733
COURTNEY LILES - Administrative Specialist/Town Hall Reception & Customer Support
(843) 883-3198 or email@example.com
Also in Town Hall - Building Department:
JOE HENDERSON - Zoning Administrator
(843) 883-5731 or firstname.lastname@example.org
RANDY ROBINSON - Chief Building Official
(843) 883-5732 or email@example.com
KAT KENYON - Permit Tech/Business Licenses (843)-5727 or firstname.lastname@example.org