Deirdra T. Singleton


Deputy Director for Administration and Chief Compliance Officer

Deirdra T. Singleton is a deputy director of administration and chief compliance officer of the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

Singleton has served over 25 years with the agency, beginning her tenure in as an administrative hearing officer. In 1992, she became a staff attorney and was later promoted to bureau chief for the agency's Bureau of Administrative Services in 1996. Steadily progressing through the ranks of the health and human services agency, Singleton has served as general counsel, chief of staff, deputy director and most recently acting director.

Singleton received her undergraduate degree in 1984 from the University of South Carolina and received her Juris Doctorate in 1987 from the University of South Carolina School of Law. She is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association and is admitted to practice in the Federal District Court for South Carolina. Singleton is a proud native of Little Mountain, South Carolina.

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