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.
Timothy Flood is the Director of Contracts.
Timothy brings over 25 years of government procurement and contracting experience to the International C team. After graduating from Western Illinois and Loyola Universities, he spent over a year in Italy working with Fantuzzi-Reggiane, SP.A., a large material handling company, establishing after-market support for English speaking countries. Timothy returned to the United States as the Managing Director for Fantuzzi-Reggiane SP.A’s US subsidiary, where he spent ten years developing a dealer market for commercial sales and DLA schedules to establish government contracts for large equipment.
Timothy’s work has taken him across the United States and around the globe. Over the years, he has successfully been awarded and completed contracts with Defense Logistics Agency (DFA), General Services Administration (GSA), Space Force Administration, Office of Naval Research, and Library of Congress. He possesses a vast knowledge of domestic and international procurement requirements, necessary registrations, and proper procedures to obtain desirable contracts.
Lamar Sullivan is the Emergency Response & Medical Gear Expert.
Lamar Sullivan is the International C’s emergency response and medical gear expert. With over 17 years of experience fighting fires across the globe, Lamar brings a wide-range of extraordinary capabilities to the INC.
Lamar’s career as a firefighter for the Department of Defense took him to military bases in Germany, Saudi Arabia, the Marshall Islands, and a number of other austere locations around the world. In addition to his immense applied knowledge in rapid intervention extrication and emergency fire and medical response, Lamar brings an unparalleled ability to accommodate training and emergency services across cultural and geographic differences.
Lamar received his degree as a Certified Construction Manager from Louisiana State University and is a certified North Carolina Instructor & Inspector. He received his Firefighter 1 and 2, Airport Firefighter 1, and HAZMAT Awareness & Operations certifications from the Department of Defense Academy at Goodfellow Air Force Base. In addition to his extensive emergency response certifications, Lamar has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Humanities with a minor in Philosophy and a certification as a Project Management Professional from the University of Maryland Global Campus. Lamar lives with his wife and family in Kernersville, North Carolina, and is the founder of LSNS Consulting, LLC., a small minority and disabled veteran-owned business (SDVOSB).
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.
Rachel Everett is the Financial Controller.
Rachel Everett is a controller who brings nearly a decade of accounting and financial experience to the INC. She has a wealth of knowledge in budgeting, project management, and implementing systems and processes to improve financial reporting. Rachel has extensive experience in many different industries, and a firm understanding of the specific needs of each industry to ensure success.
Rachel earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of New Mexico, and currently works with Capital Advisors & Bookkeepers.
Payton Thomas is the Director of Business Development.
Utilizing his strengths in marketing strategy and logistics management, Payton oversees multiple projects and procedures for the company. He is currently pursuing a degree in Language and International Business from Clemson University.
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.