Ashely Teasdel

Ashely Teasdel

Deputy Director

SC Department of Commerce

Columbia, SC USA

Great leaders don't just talk—they listen intently to their employees, peers, consumers, and anyone else around them.


Deputy Director

Assist the Secretary of Commerce with management and oversight of the operations and programs of the agency.

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Day to Day

Support the Secretary of Commerce along with executive employees in their roles through collaboration and prioritization of business strategies. Attend meetings with or on the executive leader’s behalf, leading and implementing various strategic planning processes across the agency. Provide department leaders with recommendations and consultation to improve teamwork. Oversee business initiatives from idea to implementation. Identify and provide recommendations on improvements across the agency.

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