Board of Directors


John McArthur – Chairman – Haynesworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
Jim SmithVice Chairman – Merrill Lynch Coleman Lew & Assoc.
William H. Theus – Treasurer – Residential Developer, Taylor/Theus Holdings,Inc.

Board Members:

Carey Adamson, Public Sector Manager, Colonial Life

Stephen K. Benjamin, Mayor, City of Columbia

Beth Carrigg, Lexington County Council

Todd Cullum, Councilman, Lexington County Council

Vaughan Dozier, Citizen Appointment, Lexington

George Durban, Citizen Appointment, West Columbia

Howard Duvall, Councilman At-Large, City of Columbia

Bill Ellen, Director, Midlands Authority for Convention, Sports, and Tourism

Jonathan Harvey, Citizen Appointment, Richland County

Tyler Hudson, Columbia Development Corporation

Jim Landreth, Dominion Energy

Paul Livingston, Chairman, Richland County Council

John Lumpkin, Founding Member

Ben Mauldin, Central Midlands Council of Governments

John McCabe, State of South Carolina Governor’s Appointment

Tem Miles,  Mayor, City of West Columbia

Perry Orth, Citizen Appointment, City of Columbia

Elise Partin, Mayor, City of Cayce

Michael Powelson, Creative Director, Riggs Partners

Tommy Stringfellow, President & CEO, Riverbanks Zoo & Gardens

Allison Terracio, Richland County Council

Julian Wilson, Senior Professional, Principal, Wilson Kibler