Walden, Kellie King

Laboratory Representative and Counselor

Walden, Kellie King

Kellie joined the Greenwood Genetic Center in 2010 from the Medical College of Georgia where she was a prenatal genetic counselor. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina’s Genetic Counseling Program. Kellie is the laboratory representative and counselor for GGC’s Diagnostic Laboratories. She also represents GGC at regional and national meetings and develops materials to promote the activities of the Center. Kellie is a member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors.

Contact Information

kwalden@ggc.org

Education

  • B.S., Chemistry, Furman University, 2007

  • M.S., Genetic Counseling, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 2009

  • Board Certification, American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2010
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