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Mike Kennedy

Mike Kennedy is excited to bring iFOAM of Columbia to your area! He is a lifelong resident of Columbia, except for the eight years he spent in the Middle East earning a PhD in Cultural Anthropology. Mike grew up in Irmo where he developed an affinity for all things outdoors – especially Columbia’s three rivers. He has an accomplished background in construction and real estate brokerage. When Mike’s not in the office, he is hunting, fishing, or paddling.

“I learned the value of hard work by working hard.”

- Margaret Mead


Meet The iFOAM of Columbia South Carolina Team

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Clay Bautista

General Manager
Clay is excited to bring iFOAM of Columbia to your area! He has called Columbia home for more than five years and enjoys the growth and development Columbia is seeing as an emerging, dynamic city with cultural opportunities, outdoor adventure, and unique neighborhoods. Clay is a native of Hawaii where he developed an affinity for the outdoors and a connection to place, or ʻāina. He has an accomplished background in civil engineering and construction, including nearly 15 years in the United States Air Force as a technical sergeant and most recently with a utility services provider. When Clay’s not in the office, he enjoys practicing Olympic Weightlifting and spending time outdoors with his girlfriend and rescue dog, Rookie.
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Justin Taaffe

Director of Sales
Justin Taaffe was born and raised in the Midlands of South Carolina. During the course of Justin's career, he has been employed in several industries including restaurant and tourism and the legal field, but found his calling in the building and construction industry. Justin consistently performs as a top leader in the sales force and is excited to continue to excel with the IFoam team. In his spare time, Justin enjoys golfing, live music, and spending time with his family.
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