Padgett Mozingo, APR of Columbia, SC has nearly 30 years of public relations and communications experience. Before launching Padgett Communications, she was most recently director of communications for Family Connection of South Carolina, a statewide nonprofit that works to make connections, raise awareness and promote inclusion for those with disabilities and special healthcare needs.
A graduate of the University of South Carolina with a degree in journalism and mass communications, Padgett has volunteered for several community organizations, including United Way of the Midlands and Harbison West Elementary School to name a few. She and her family participate in several fundraising efforts for Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital and Family Connection.
A past president of the South Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, she was recognized with the organization’s 1999 PR Practitioner of the Year and 1991 Rookie of the Year awards. She was also named to the top 20 under 40 Class of 2008 by The State newspaper.