Harriet Gardin Fields Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Education, South Carolina. State University, Orangeburg, 1966; Master of Education, University of Southern California, 1974.
Teacher, Richaldn School District, Columbia, South Carolina., 1966-1967 73-76; counselor supervisor, South Carolina. Department Corrections, Columbia, 1971-1973; counselor, Techinal Education System, West Columbia, South Carolina., 1967-1970; executive director, Bethlehem Community Center, Columbia, 1976-1979; human relations consultant, Calhoun County Schools, St. Matthews, South Carolina., 1979-1982; admission counselor, Allen U., Columbia, 1982-1983; president, consultant, H.G. Fields Association, Columbia, since 1973. Executive director Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Columbia, 1984-1987.
A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.
With Richland County Council, Columbia, 1989-1997, chair, 1993-1997. 2d vice chair Richland County Democratic Party, Columbia, 1984-1988. Secretary Statewide Reapportionment Committee, 1990-1997.
Richland Lexington Immunization Committee, 2003, Hope for Kids, The Lifeline: Mission to Families. Board commissioners Midlands Technology College, since 2001. Vice chair Enterprise Campus Authority, since 2007.
Member American Counseling Association (resolutions chair Southern branch 1993-1994, parlimentarian 1998-2000, governing council, co-chair public policy committee since 2006, chair since 2008), South Carolina Counseling Association (chair government relations 1985-1999, president 1982, chair public policy counseling committee), Association Multicultural Counseling Development (vice president for African American concerns 1999-2000, representative to American Counseling Association governing council 2000-2003), South Carolina Coalition Public Health, National Association Counties (board directors 1996, bylaws and election committee 1996-1997), National Association Counties (employment steering committee 1993-1997, chair youth subcommittee employment steering 1995-1997, vice chair 1993-1994), American Business Women's Association (president Midlands chapter 1998-1999), Columbia Chamber of Commerce of C.
Married Avery C. Fields (deceased). 1 child, Avery C.