SHERRY SHIPP NORRIS, CFm - Owner and skin cancer survivor, Sherry, has spent the past 16 years making sure cancer patients across the state of SC get the post-surgical care they deserve. She leads us with her passion for advocating for our ladies to be able to receive customized breast prosthesis. Sherry serves as the Past Chair of the Alala Cancer Society, advocates for our patients, and is very passionate about small town living and farming and showing others they can do it too!
HEATHER MARIE HESTER, CFm - Alala is able to serve the Greenwood, Trident, Beaufort, and Newberry communities thanks to the hard work and dedication of Heather. As a nationally certified fitter, she travels all over South Carolina making sure our breast cancer and lymphedema patients are well fit and comfortable. When not serving our patients, she is a mother to her 4 fur babies, a caring wife, and a proud auntie of 2.
CHER JONES - Cher is our new locally certified mastectomy fitter. She has a joyful aura and the gift of encouragement, which enhances her caring attention to survivor’s needs. She has been a quick learner and valuable member of the team. In her everyday life, she is a person who has indepth knowledge of the universe and the lessons within it. Cher is a published author and spiritual Leader.
ALEXIS RAVEN JETER - In addition to greeting everyone with her warm smile and easy manner, Raven coordinates patient care by taking phone orders, ensuring we receive prescriptions, and following up with patient needs. When not at the front desk she is practicing archery and starring in local films. Raven is locally trained as a mastectomy fitter and is happy to help.
FELICIA MONTGOMERY PRESSLEY - Felicia comes to Alala with a strong health care background including certified nursing assistant, medical coding/billing and more. She’s found her perfect home as Alala’s billing specialist getting bills processed and paid. During her offtime, Felicia is a patient sitter and volunteers at her local church.
JACKIE GROOMS ELLIOTT - Jackie hails from Sumter and is in charge of our logistics, shipping and receiving. If you have ever received a package from Alala, Jackie has used her mastectomy training and compassion to rush your items to you as soon as possible. Jackie also serves as our in house chef catering all of our birthday meals and event menus.
EMILY LYNN NORRIS - Alala’s youngest staffer is not only in charge of all things accounts receivable but serves as our IT support team, too. She has been locally certified as a mastectomy fitter and when not at Alala, is riding horses or enjoying the lake.
TAJMIANICA BRANNON- The first face you see when you come in Alala’s front door is Taj. In addition to greeting everyone with her warm smile and bubbly manner, she coordinates the front office while answering phones, conducting intake and scheduling appointments. When she leaves the office, she spends her time learning about historical events and working on her podcast.