The South Carolina Retail Association (SCRA) is a non-profit trade association whose mission is to improve the public image, effectiveness and profitability of the retail industry across the state.

SCRA represents the interests of individual merchants before the members of the South Carolina General Assembly and serves as a vital link between retailers and state government departments and agencies.

South Carolina Retail Association Staff and Elected Leadership:

SCRA is led by an experienced team of professionals, each with a unique area of expertise.
Together, they share a common mission – to inform, guide and advocate for the retailers of South Carolina.

Rebecca G. Leach

Executive Director 

Bio Coming Soon.

(803) 603-2748
P.O. Box 5813, Columbia, SC 29250

Jessica Edwin

Association Management Coordinator

Jessica was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, but moved to Massachusetts as a young child. Always a Carolinian at heart, Jessica returned to North Carolina to attend Elon University. Prior to her role at SC Retail Association, Jessica worked as a retail manager, both in furniture and clothing.

(919) 832-0811