About SCLA

Your Security is what our business is about!

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Most people do not have business with a locksmith until they need one but, when they do, it’s good to know a reputable company. You can find an experienced, affordable, and honest locksmith at South Carolina Locksmith Association. The association has been in existence for over 30 years. The members of the SCLA are professional locksmiths with years of experience.

The locksmiths in the Association covers South Carolina and parts Georgia. Services include Automotive, Residential, Commercial and Safe & Vaults.

How to become a
SCLA member

Why should I join the SCLA?
Gain access to knowledge, training, and new friendships with other locksmith families. You will enjoy quarterly meetings and fellowship with other members.

How can the SCLA be of benefit to me as a locksmith?
You can learn how to do your job faster, easier, save time and money by acquiring knowledge from training classes, and mentors. You can learn tips and tricks of the trade from fellow locksmiths.

It will give you the ability to better handle jobs that you would have likely turned down.

How much does it cost to become a member of the SCLA?
The annual fee is only $150.00.

I want to know how to become a member of the South Carolina Locksmith Association. What do I need to do?
For information fill out the form.

What are my options for joining SCLA?

You have 3 options below. (All Applications Are Subject to Board Approval)

Send me some more information.

SCLA Officers and Board Members


President: Jeff Owens – (864) 227-1830

Vice President: Fred Paxton – (864) 654-6934

Treasurer: Michael Cooper – (864) 451-9014

Assistant Treasurer: Mark Mullinax – (864) 630-9513

Education Director: Eric Seymour – (864) 451-0716

Sergeant at Arms: Jimmie Harvison – (864) 906-4570

Ass’t Sergeant at Arms: Dusty Marshall –  (864) 568-6080

Board Members

Ben Smith – (864) 227-1830

Steve Jones – (864) 879-8800

David Garrison – (864) 810-3889

James Wicks – (864) 429-0602

Guy Caskey – (803) 781-9447

Fred Paxton (Past President) – (864) 654-6934

Clifton Chang (Assistant Secretary) – (803) 629-0525


Madea Everette
1951 E Main St. Box C3202
Easley SC 29640
(864) 884-1746

Editor of KEYWAYS

Mark Lumadue
2652 18th Street
Vero Beach FL 32960
(772) 643-4515