SHERRY SHIPP NORRIS, CFm - Founder 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 prostheses. 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!
CHER JONES, CFm - Cher joined Alala in 2021 and is now the manager of our Charleston Location. A quick learner and free spirit, she loves to serve women on their cancer journey. As an empath, Cher is attuned to the needs of our cancer warriors and uses her knowledge of universal law to encourage them. She leads by example and inspires others to live life on purpose. Cher is a published author, entrepreneur, spiritual mentor, and manifestation coach.
EMILY LYNN NORRIS - Alala’s youngest staffer is in charge of accounts receivable and operations. She has been locally certified as a mastectomy fitter and when not at Alala, rides horses and enjoys being outside with the animals.
ALEXIS RAVEN JETER - In addition to greeting everyone with her warm smile and easy manner, Raven is Alala’s IT Coordinator and process queen. She also coordinates phone orders and follows up on patient needs with phone calls, heart-felt cards, emails, or letters of encouragement on behalf of Alala. When not at her desk, Raven practices archery and stars in local films. She is a published author on Amazon having co-written the trilogy, Black Rain, with her co-author, Eli. Raven is locally trained as a mastectomy fitter and is always happy to help.
FELICIA MONTGOMERY PRESSLEY - Felicia is our Billing Supervisor at Alala. She 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 off time, Felicia is a patient sitter and volunteers at her local church.
JACKIE GROOMS ELLIOTT - Jackie hails from Sumter, South Carolina, and works as Alala's Office Manager. She not only tries to keep the Alala team organized but also manages logistics, shipping/receiving, and the supply chain. 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 serves as our in-house chef, as well, and caters all birthday meals and event menus.
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.
LISA SEEGER, CFm For 15 years, Lisa’s caring and compassionate approach with a zest of humor make the patients feel at ease from their first fitting at Alala. Lisa’s main goal is to help patients feel heard and important while they are with her. She is great at finding resources that they need to ease them in their cancer journey. If Lisa is not at Alala, you might find her at the beach spending time with her family and friends or hunting for the perfect treasure at a thrift store.
Tiara Thompson - A true advocate for “Peace of Mind and Happiness!!Tiara is passionate about value-based leadership and world-class company cultures. She accomplishes this by helping people and utilizing effective communication. She develops both of those areas by focusing her time on supporting her team and building Alala's transparent culture! Her diverse work background, along with an impressive toolbox of creative skills, and her unique ability to solve problems have proven a great success. She is constantly pushing for us all to be our absolute best!