Sgt. Lanphere comes from the Cleveland, Ohio area, and started her career in February of 2011. Sgt. Lanphere started her career as a Police Officer in Ohio, then moved to the Folly Beach area and worked as a Public Safety Officer for the City of Folly Beach. Sgt. Lanphere has been employed with the City of Hanahan since October of 2012 and has since become a Public Safety Officer with the department, possessing a IFSAC Fire II certification.