Our Team

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Tia Cooper, MA, LAC, CACII, NCACI

Program Director

Tia Cooper is a Certified Addictions Counselor with a Masters of Arts Degree in Counseling. She has been in the Addictions Counseling field since 2000 and has extensive experience with adult outpatient treatment, dually-diagnosed adults in jail and mental health settings. She is a member of the SCAADAC Board of Directors. In her free time, Tia enjoys volunteering, reading, listening to music, and vacationing on any beach. 

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Jim Graham, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Jim Graham is a graduate of Wake Forest University and the School of Medicine. He has many years of experience in addiction medicine beginning in 1980. He has been involved in Medical Director roles for outpatient and inpatient facilities, including Addiction-Psychiatric hospitals, treatment centers and general hospitals. Dr. Graham was certified by The American Society of Addiction Medicine in the first class of physicians in 1986 and is Board Certified by The American Board of Addiction Medicine. Along with his role as Medical Director of South Carolina Recovering Professional Program, he is also the Medical Director of Coastal Recovery Center.

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Latecia Cobbs, MRC, LAC, CACII, NCACI

Lead Recovery Specialist

Latecia Cobbs has a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling and specialized in addictions counseling. She has over 20 years of experience with inpatient addictions treatment, outpatient treatment and working with dually diagnosed clients in a mental health setting.

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Jessica Ford, LMSW, CACI

Lead Recovery Specialist

Jessica Ford is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and is a Licensed Master Social Worker. She is also a Certified Addictions Counselor. Jessica has worked in the addiction field for over 5 years and has experience in outpatient and inpatient treatment. Recovery is a passion for Jessica and she loves working in the recovery community. Outside of work, Jessica enjoys spending time with her family and friends, going to state parks, and relaxing.

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Maureece Jones, MA, LAC, CACII, NCACI

Recovery Specialist

A member of the National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) since 2003, Maureece Jones joined RPP as a recovery specialist in December 2008. He has a Masters of Arts Degree in Counseling and has since become a NCACI in 2013. Prior to his work with RPP Maureece aided troubled youth in intensive outpatient programs. While there, he assisted patients with their restoration into mainstream society. Outside of work, Maureece enjoys family, giving back to the Recovery Community, and traveling to different metropolitan areas with friends. 

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Angella Miller, MA, CAC-P

Recovery Specialist

Angella Miller has a Master of Arts degree in Counseling. She has experience within the addictions and mental health counseling field since 2006 as an ADSAP (DUI) Counselor for two years and work with co-occurring disorders within the mental health field over 4 years. Angella also has an extensive background in teaching Psychology at the collegiate level. In her spare time, Angella enjoys acting, dancing, spending time with family, music, and singing.  

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Asia Sumter, BS, CACI

Recovery Specialist

Asia Sumter is currently pursuing her Master’s in Social Work and is a Certified Addictions Counselor. She has worked in the addiction field since 2015, but before that, she has worked with at-risk youth. Outside of work, Asia enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling to new places, and singing karaoke.

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Erin Griese, LPC, LAC, CAC

Recovery Specialist

Erin Griese is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Addictions Counselor and Certifed Addictions Counselor. Upon graduating from College of Charleston in 2004, Erin relocated to Miami, Florida for 12 years. where she obtained a Master’s Degree in Psychology with a specialization in mental health counseling. During her graduate studies, Erin worked with clients diagnosed with various eating disorders in a residential treatment setting and then transitioned to working in the addictions field after graduation. Prior to joining the RPP team, Erin worked as a clinical counselor in the Women’s Intensive Outpatient Program at LRADAC in Columbia, South Carolina. Erin also has experience working with dually-diagnosed clients int the community mental health field and has worked extensively with Richland and Lexington County Probate Courts, serving as a liaison between treatment providers and the judicial system.

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Don Korson, MA, CAC II, LAC

Recovery Specialist

Don Korson has a Master’s Degree in Addiction Counseling and is licensed and certified as an addictions counselor. Don started working in the substance use treatment field in 2005 and has worked in different capacities including doing assessments, group counseling and individual counseling. He has over 10 years of experience as a case manager with the Federal Bureau of Prisons. In his free time, Don enjoys watching sports and old movies.

Robyn Madden

Robyn Madden

Special Counsel/Administrative Coordinator

Robyn Madden is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and University of South Carolina School of Law. Robyn has extensive experience working with licensed healthcare professionals and previously practiced healthcare, employment and administrative law. In her spare time, Robyn enjoys 5:00 a.m. gym workouts, relaxing in Edisto and following her two kids around the golf course.

Megan Davidson

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Executive Assistant

Megan Davidson came to RPP in 2019 after previously working in the Inpatient Withdrawal Management Program at LRADAC for 5 years. She is passionate about serving the people in her community and has the drive to aid in ending the stigma of the disease of addiction. In her free time, Megan enjoys having adventures with her son.