Board of Directors


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

Board Members:

Kevin Adams, Lexington County Council Subcommittee on Economic Development

Carey Adamson, Public Sector Manager, Colonial Life

Trevor Bedell, Citizen Appointment, City of West Columbia

Stephen K. Benjamin, Mayor, City of Columbia

Beth Carrigg, Lexington County Council

Todd Cullum, Lexington County Council

Vaughan Dozier, Citizen Appointment, Lexington

Howard Duvall, Councilman At-Large, City of Columbia

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

Jonathan Harvey, Citizen Appointment, Richland County

Tyler Hudson, Columbia Development Corporation

Jim Landreth, Dominion Energy

Paul Livingston, 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, Riggs Partners

Tommy Stringfellow, Riverbanks Zoo & Gardens

Mary Winter Teaster, Citizen Appointment, City of Cayce

Allison Terracio, Richland County Council

Julian Wilson, Wilson Kibler