Tammie Hoy Hawkins


Tammie is the Chief Executive Officer of CommunityWorks, overseeing the day-to-day operations and business strategy for the organization. Tammie joined CommunityWorks in 2020, bringing over 20 years of economic development leadership experience.

Tammie started her career as the Executive Director of the Lowcountry Housing Trust in Charleston, where she found her passion for affordable housing, growing the orginization to one of Charleston’s lead entities in neighborhood stabilization. Most recently, she served as the Project Manager for the Northside Development Group’s Northside Redevelopment Initiative in Spartanburg. Tammie received her bachelor’s degree and her Master of Public Administration from the College of Charleston.