Ken wolfe sr. - President

Ken Wolfe is passionate about many things, one in specific is being a football coach.  Ken had the privilege of coaching the White Knoll B-Team from 2010-2013. Prior to his coaching at the high school, he was head coach for Lexington Recreation youth football leagues from 1994-2000 and the assistant coach at White Knoll Middle School from 2000-2001.  As a 1980 Graduate of St. Stephens High School in North Carolina, Ken lettered in both football and basketball. Ken is also an active member of OneLife Community Church in Irmo. Ken believes in strong family values, he enjoys spending time with his children and 8 grandchildren.  Ken resides in Chapin with his wife Traci.

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Traci Wolfe-CEO

In 2008, after the loss of her 18-year-old son, Kenny, was killed in a vehicle collision, Traci and her husband Ken started a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, The Kenny Wolfe Foundation.  This Foundation focuses on finding donors to help assist families with additional bereavement pay and funeral expenses after the loss of a child in a vehicle collision and teaching young people the dangers of distracted driving.  Traci earned her Non-Profit Executive Credentials and Non-Profit Certified Development Executive Credentials, though the National Associations of Nonprofit Organizations and Executives (NANOE) in 2019. A native of Hickory, North Carolina, Traci earned her Associates degree, cum laude, from Purdue University Global in 2018, where she was inducted to the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Traci is also a full-time paralegal with the Law Firm, Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA and the Functional Director of Marketing and Membership for the Legal Staff Professions of the Midlands (NALS).   In her free time, Traci enjoys spending time with her family and grandchildren and spending hours in her craft room.


Ashley wolfe ammer - director of operations

Ashley Ammer graduate of White Knoll High School in 2005.  Ashley continued her education and graduated with her Associates Degree in Early Care and Education from Midlands Technical College in 2013.  She recently graduated with honors from Columbia College where she received her Bachelor degree in Behavioral Science. In 2019, Ashley graduated with her Masters Degree in Psychology and is currently making preparations to become a certified grief counselor to support our families in need after the loss of a child/sibling. Ashley is a mother to three tiny humans, Scarlett, Ethan and Mason and loves reading, and kayaking. Secretly she is a Jedi and a Hogwarts student. 


Alysia Knuckles - TREASURER

Alysia was born and raised in Winnsboro, South Carolina.  She is currently employed as an Insurance Agent/Account Manager of Turbeville Insurance Agency in Lexington, SC, and has been for 17 years.  She is honored to serve on the board of The Kenny Wolfe Foundation and is passionate about helping others.  Alysia resides in Prosperity, South Carolina with her husband Mike and their three dogs, Bella, Sadie and Roxie.  She has three children Jessica, Michael & Davis, as well as, three grandchildren, Addison, Caden & Jackson. 


Born and raised in Virginia. Currently employed at T-Mobile handling personal and small business accounts in Columbia S.C. Married to Lauralee with two sons, Noah and Joseph. Lives in NE Columbia SC. Happy to serve on the board helping others and bringing awareness to today's youth. 

                                                            Chris Manuel


  Chris started his career in Law Enforcement as a volunteer State Constable working with the City of Columbia and Lexington County Sheriff’s Department in 2010.  In doing so he devoted a minimum of 24 volunteer hours a month serving those agencies and helping to offset their man power.  In 2013, Chris decided it was in his blood and at the age of 45 it was time to change careers and enter into Law Enforcement full time.  At that point, Chris went to work for the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department in the Detention Center for the next 13 months.  In November of 2014, Chris was hired by the Springdale Police Department where he is a Sergeant serving as the Patrol/Operations Supervisor.  When not at work Chris spends as much time as possible with his wife Linda to whom he has been married for 26 years.  Chris is also an avid cyclist and serves as a Bike Patrol officer for Springdale.