Meet Deb!

“I am excited to join Reach Out and Read Carolinas’ innovative work supporting families and helping children grow both emotionally and educationally.  The investments local medical providers are already making in their patients’ lives through literacy is incredible, and I look forward to using my skills and energy to expand their efforts across the Lowcountry,” says Deb LaRoche.

We are pleased to announce that Deb LaRoche has joined as a Program Specialist supporting the Lowcountry in South Carolina.

Deb brings more than 15 years of experience working in human services, supporting the community through educational, emergency and health and wellness programs and services, including consensus building, partnership engagement, assessing program needs, and developing program improvement plans. She has a Master of Social Work from the University of South Carolina and a BA in Sociology from Furman University. Deb is married to Dan LaRoche, has 2 daughters (Mattie and Molly Jane), and a dog named Gator.

In her free time, Deb enjoys boating, reading, cheering on the Gamecocks, camping, and spending time with family and friends.

To reach Deb, please email her at


Stay Informed Sign Up for News and Updates

The same book every day?  It’s OK.  Children have favorite books too.