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South Carolina Bakers South Carolina Bakers South Carolina Bakers Greg Frazier: Bakery Market Manager - Charleston, Jordan Thompson: Baker - Charleston, Teresa Rivera: Bakery Market Manager - Myrtle Beach/Florence South Carolina Director of Bakery Operations, Erin Caldwell, could not be prouder of her hardworking and talented team. Greg, Jordan, and Teresa are all a part of this amazing team of bakers. Greg started working at the Downtown Charleston, SC café and was shortly promoted to Bakery Training Specialist. “I was fortunate enough to become a member of the best team in the world!” said Greg. Read More Beck Huber Photo Beck Huber Photo Becky Huber General Manager - Colerain All-star General Manager, Becky Huber, has been with Panera since 2008 and has proudly served as the GM of our Colerain bakery-café in Cincinnati, Ohio since 2016. In the past 5 years she has always been a role model to the team members she manages and exemplified the best parts of the Panera brand. “Becky leads the market in comp sales, café health, and financial performance,” says Area Director, Carrie Stevenson. Read More Haley McCurry Headshot Haley McCurry Headshot Haley McCurry Regional Catering Sales Manager, South Carolina/Georgia Market Haley McCurry is a Panera rockstar through and through. She started in 2012 as an associate at the Centerpoint location in North Charleston, SC, then transitioned to a Catering Coordinator role at the West Ashley location in Charleston. In 2017 Haley was promoted to Delivery Operations Manager for the South Carolina/Georgia market, and shortly after transitioned to her current role, Regional Catering Sales Manager. If you ask the SC/GA leadership team, they will say that Haley is much more than just an RCSM. She is a coach and mentor to every Catering Coordinator at the 26 cafes she covers, a strong pillar of support for Managers and Directors, and an all-around team player. Read More Sophia Guerrero Sophia Guerrero Sophia Guerrero GENERAL MANAGER - DOWNTOWN COLUMBIA Sophia Guerrero is an example of how hard work and commitment pays off. She started with Panera just over a year ago as an associate, and within just 6 months was promoted to General Manager of our Downtown Columbia, SC bakery-café. Sophia runs her café’s financials very well, has hired many valuable team members for the South Carolina market, and continues to grow and train with integrity. District Manager for the Columbia area, Heidi Gore, says that Sophia always goes above and beyond when it comes to café cleanliness, speed of service, and customer service. She also says that Sophia’s staff has the utmost respect for her. “You can feel the Panera warmth when you walk into Sophia’s bakery-café, she truly puts her all into her work and it shows, “ said Heidi. Sophia is always ready to greet customers with a positive attitude and a smile on her face. Read More