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Executive Assistant

TerryLynn Di ChiaraTerryLynn is the longest tenured employee with the South Carolina Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

Formerly the South Carolina Division of Veterans’ Affairs, TerryLynn has been with SCDVA since June of 1998. She has worked in South Carolina State Government since March of 1992 before her start with state Veterans’ Affairs.

She graduated from UofSC in 2005 with a degree in English. She is also a Blue Star Mother, and a has two wonderful children.