Meet our 2021 Stars


Jan 21


We are thrilled to announce our 11th Annual Dancing With The ARK’s Stars celebrity dancers. We cannot thank this group enough for their support and participation this year. We are incredibly grateful to welcome back Mary Blunt, Dorchester County Probate Judge as our 2021 Mirror Ball Sponsor. This will be Mary and Sam’s 10th year supporting this event. Thank you both for your continued support and generosity for The ARK’s mission.

Stay tuned for our big announcement with more information regarding our 2021 event in the next couple of weeks.

Meet the celebrities (L to R): Rita May Ranck, Jamie Touchberry, Frankie Staropoli, Arthur DeHay, Jessa Carter and James Weaver [Not pictured professional dancers: Georgia Schrubbe, David Roland, Michael Hogarth and Debbie Housand]

Jessa Carter
Realtor, The Coastal Connections Real Estate Team

Arthur Dehay
Sales and Operations, Murray Sand Company Inc

Rita May Ranck
Nurse Consultant, Caregivers Unlimited, LLC

Frankie Staropoli
State Sales Finance Manager, Republic National Distributing Company

Jamie Touchberry
Accountability + Mindset Coach, Thee Little Bird

James Weaver 
Campus President, ECPI University and
Company Commander, South Carolina Army National Guard