Tricia Richardson serves as the Chief Executive Officer of SC Thrive, a statewide nonprofit offering efficient solutions to help South Carolinians access resources through technology and training. Tricia is a community involvement and development specialist with over 30 years of experience in capacity building, community and fund development, events management, volunteer training, and consulting for faith-based organizations. Tricia has a proven track record in developing and implementing strategic community involvement and connecting diverse organizations, as well as building and managing long-term relationships for the betterment of South Carolinians.
Through her work with SC Thrive, Tricia has partnered with numerous South Carolina state departments, educating South Carolinians about programs such as Healthy Connections Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and more. She is working to build platforms that provide easier access to resources for individuals and families. Under Tricia’s leadership, SC Thrive partners with over 400 nonprofits, businesses, and agencies across the state, providing training and education to direct service organizations who work with consumers looking to access healthcare and other quality of life resources. SC Thrive’s goal is to serve the whole person; physically, financially and mentally.