Our Staff

 Rachel Price, Executive Director

Contact: ed@jlcolumbia.org or 803-252-4552

Rachel oversees our operational and strategic initiatives of the JLC, including fund development, service, and community outreach. Rachel serves as the point of contact for community partners and sponsors, providing continuity and sustainability within the League from year to year as Board and Executive Management Team members change out. As an active member of the JLC who was born and raised in the Midlands, Rachel loves Columbia and believes in the power of its women. Rachel has spent her entire career in the nonprofit industry giving back to this community that she cherishes. Rachel graduated from Hammond School and the University of South Carolina Honors College.


Maria Furtick, Administrative Manager

Contact: mfurtick@jlcolumbia.org or 803-252-4552

Maria implements and maintains in-office and administrative operations to enhance the experience for all of our Junior League members. She is the person with answers to most questions you could come up with- having served in this role for our League for decades, her institutional knowledge and experience is unmatched. Outside of the Junior League, Maria loves spending time outdoors and staying active. Maria enjoys trips with her son and exploring new areas with family.