MEET THE TEAM

Craig Wooten is the Chief Executive Officer for The International C, LLC.

Craig Wooten is a problem solver, relationship builder, and the mastermind behind mission execution at the International C. As a result of the cross-discipline, domestic and international relationships he’s built over the last two decades, Craig has an unmatched ability to mobilize and lead uniquely qualified teams to tackle complex projects for the International C’s government, NGO, and international clients. 

Prior to founding and building the International C, Craig served as the Director of Business Development and Government Affairs for Tactical Medical Solutions, an industry-leading medical, simulation, and protection company supplying solutions for combat military personnel and first responders. His work took him from South America, Eastern Europe, and the Middle East, to Trade Missions and Promotions in Central America and the Caribbean. His experience on the ground provided a hands-on opportunity to hone his ability to work internationally with cross-discipline teams to deliver life-saving tools and equipment for his clients. 

Craig is an invited member of the White House Business Forward Initiative and a former member of the National Security Council at the White House for national preparedness. He is a past member of the US Department of Commerce District Export Council for the State of South Carolina. He holds dual degrees from Clemson University in Business Management and Accounting with an emphasis on International Studies, and is currently pursuing a Masters in International Politics and Military Affairs at The Citadel. Craig lives in South Carolina with his wife and four children.

Steve Nail is the Human Resources & Legal Expert.

Steve Nail is currently the Dean, College of Business, at Anderson University. He is a labor and employment attorney who began his career with the National Labor Relations Board. Thereafter, he served as Assistant General Counsel for Michelin, including two stints in France, where he worked on the structuring of the European Economic Community and served in the HR and Legal Departments. Later he served as the Vice President of Labor and Employee Relations before moving on to Hubbell where he served as the Vice President of Human Resources. 

In 2020, and again in 2021, Steve was named as one of the 50 most influential people in the Upstate. He was appointed by Governor Nikki Haley to serve on the SC Healthcare Planning Committee and was reappointed by Governor McMaster in 2018. Steve was named the 2012 South Carolina HR Professional of the Year and awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016, by the Greenville SHRM chapter.

Steve is a frequent speaker, a published author, co-host of the Survive HR podcast, and mentor to many in the HR profession. He often coaches individuals and consults organizations on strategic matters. He is a Registered Corporate Coach, certified by the Worldwide Association of Business Coaches and holds SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications.

Nancie Mandeville is the Executive Assistant to the CEO

Nancie is a seasoned administrative professional with extensive expertise in municipality, county government, non-profit, and corporate settings. With years of experience in office administration, executive scheduling, digital and print marketing, and social media management, Nancie brings a wide range of capabilities to the INC.

A natural leader, Nancie has played integral roles in the foundation and operation of a 501(c)(3) non-profit raising awareness and financial support for a rare pediatric disease. She is an active volunteer and serves as a representative on her local Planning Board and Board of Adjusters. Nancie earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Bryant University. She resides in North Carolina with her husband and son.