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Mr. D. Sherwood Miler III '74

President

Committee: Chair, Executive Committee; Nominating; ex officio member of all committees

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Bachelor of Arts - Political Science

Mr. Miler is President of Sherwood Miler Real Estate, LLC. He and his wife, Julie, live in Summerville. They have two sons and two daughters. The three oldest are College of Charleston alumni.

Affiliations: Pi Kappa Phi; former boardmember, Cougar Club; former scholarship basketball player; President, Pine Forest Country Club Homeowner's Association. 

Mr. Michael R. Renault '95

President-Elect

Committee: Chair, Strategic Planning Committee; Executive Committee; ex officio member of all committees

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Bachelor of Science – Business Administration
Graduate School of Banking - Louisiana State University

Mr. Renault has held various positions in the banking industry during his career including retail loan manager, commercial real estate officer, residential construction/acquisition and development officer, wealth management relationship manager, commercial banking officer, and commercial banking manager.  Mr. Renault grew up in Hilton Head island and has spent most of his life in the Lowcountry of South Carolina.  His career has taken him to Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, and Hilton Head Island, SC as well as Augusta, GA. 

He and his wife Courtney have two sons and live in Charleston. 

Affiliations: Pi Kappa Phi; United Way; Junior Achievement, Junior Leadership of Hilton Head/Bluffton, and the Chambers of Commerce in Hilton Head Island/Bluffton, Greenville, and Charleston Metro; past member, the School of Business Advisory Board at USC-Beaufort; 2002 graduate of Leadership Hilton Head/Bluffton. 

Mr. Daniel (Danny) Ravenel '72

Past President

Committee: Chair, Nominating Committee; Executive Committee; Chair, Past Presidents

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Bachelor of Arts – History

Mr. Ravenel is the owner of Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty in Charleston. He is a former member of the College's Board of Trustees, former president of the College of Charleston Foundation Board and has also served on the Cougar Club Board. Dan and his wife, Linda, have three children.

Affiliations: Society of Alumni; former Cougar Club Board member; 1770 Society; former College of Charleston Board of Trustees; former Chair, Foundation Board; Past President, Student Government Association; Founding Board Member of the Friends of the Library; Recipient of Howard Rudd, Jr. Business Person of the Year award;  Pi Kappa Phi; Recipient of the Daniel Ravenel Women’s Soccer Volunteer of the Year award. 

Mr. Johnnie W. Baxley III '92

Vice President

Committee: Chair, Strategic Area III (Give Back); Executive Committee

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Bachelor of Arts – Political Science

Juris Doctor – University of South Carolina

Mr. Baxley is one of the founding partners of the law firm Willson, Jones, Carter & Baxley, LLC, and practices in the firm's Mount Pleasant office where he focuses on workers' compensation defense. Johnnie and his wife, Michelle, live in Mount Pleasant, and they have two daughters, Madison and Peyton.

Affiliations: 1770 Society; Cougar Club Board; South Carolina Bar; Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity; former member, Student Alumni Associates; and former member, Honor Board. 

Mr. Theodore (Vic) Howie '83

Vice President

Committee: Chair, Finance Committee; Executive Committee

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Bachelor of Science - Business Administration

Master of Business Administration - Western Carolina University and Hogeschool Brabant, The Netherlands

Mr. Howie is the managing partner with Harding Howie Partners of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. Vic and his wife, Sherri Montgomery Howie '87, have a son and a daughter and live in Charlotte.

Affiliations: Kappa Alpha; 1770 Society;Founder and Past Chairman and President , US National Whitewater Center; Past Chairman and currently of Counsel, Charlotte Region Film Commission; College of Charleston Foundation Board; Parents Council, UNC-Chapel Hill; Co-Founder, Pitch Breakfast and WILD PITCH. 

Ms. Allison Burke Thompson '94

Vice President

Committee: Chair, Strategic Area I (Stay Informed); Executive Committee

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Bachelor of Arts - English

Juris Doctor - University of South Carolina

Mrs. Thompson is an attorney with the law firm Mullen Wylie, LLC and focuses her practice on construction litigation at the trial and appellate court levels.  Allison and her husband, Joseph D. Thompson, III (Trey) reside in Mount Pleasant, and they have a son, Burke, and a daughter, Ann.

Affiliations: Chapter Advisor, Zeta Sigma Chapter of Alpha Delta Pi; South Carolina Bar Association; Past President, Charleston Lawyers Club; former member, College of Charleston Office of Greek Life Risk Management Committee. 

Mrs. Angel Brown Touwsma '93

Vice President

Committee: Chair Strategic Area II (Get Involved); Executive Committee 

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Bachelor of Science – Biology

Masters of Education in Student Personnel – University of South Carolina

Mrs. Touwsma is the Marketing Director for W Hotels in Atlanta. She is married to David Touwsma and they live in Atlanta with their two daughters.

Affiliations: Council Member of Junior League of Atlanta;  Chair of Parent Council at Peachtree Childtown Early Education Center; Advisory Board Member of Gift Shop Magazine; Retail Advisory Board Member of Camp Twin Lakes; Chapter Advisor of Tri Delta Chapter at Emory University; former member of Student Government Association, Student Alumni Associates and Charleston 40.

Ms. Karen Burroughs Jones '74

Executive Secretary

Committees: Executive Committee; Ex Officio Member of all committees

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Bachelor of Science - Psychology

Ms. Jones is the director of alumni communications for the College of Charleston. She has worked for the College for more than 20 years, building lifelong relationships with the alumni community. Karen has two children.

Affiliations: Society of Alumni, Cougar Club, Chi Omega, Chi Omega House Corporation.

Board Members

Mr. Marvell Adams '00

Alumni Chapter Representative

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Arts – Political Science

Master of Healthcare Administration—School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 

Mr. Adams has served since 2011, as CEO of Collington Continuing Care Retirement Community, a Kendal affiliate in the suburban Washington, DC area.  Prior to this he served as Administrator for The Highlands at Pittsford, a senior living community affiliated with the University of Rochester Medical Center.  In contributing to the academic community and helping to cultivate the next generation of aging services professionals, Marvell is a regular guest speaker at Cornell University, UNC-Chapel Hill, and George Washington University. Marvell, a native South Carolinian, currently resides in Baltimore, MD, with his wife Karoline and their two dogs Angus and Madison.  He is a member of the 1770 Society and serves as President of the CofC Baltimore/Annapolis Alumni Chapter.  Marvell has volunteered his time in support of the American Heart Association, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Special Olympics and Visiting Nurse Service. 

Affiliations: Professional and Community Involvement: President, CofC Baltimore/Annapolis Alumni Chapter; 1770 Society; American Heart Association; Make-A-Wish Foundation; Special Olympics; Visiting Nurse Service; Theodore S. Stern Cup Recipient.

Rev. Randy E. Adkins '98, '04

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Science—Computer Science; Master of Sciences—Computer Information Science

Reverend Adkins is a Senior Consultant at Modus21 in North Charleston, SC. He lives in Mount Pleasant, SC with his wife Sherlonda Talat Adkins '99, '03 and their three children Krida, Dyran, and Kayla. 

Affiliations: Adjunct Faculty, Capella University; Vice President Membership, Dolphin Toastmasters; Assistant Pastor, Canaan Missionary Baptist Church; Former Treasurer and Board Member, Fetter Health Care Network; Association of Computing Machinery.

Ms. Jennifer (Jenny) C. Bailey ’17 

SAA Representative

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Science - Hospitality & Tourism Management and Business Administration

Ms. Bailey is a current senior at the College of Charleston in the School of Business. In addition to her involvement in her sorority, serving as the President of the Student Alumni Associates, and as a tour guide for the Charleston 40, Jenny also works for the College of Charleston Admission Office. 

Affiliations: Sigma Kappa Sorority; President, Student Alumni Associates (SAA); Charleston 40.

Mrs. Krista Ellis Bannister '92

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Arts - Political Science

Mrs. Bannister is the former Executive Director of the Susan G. Komen South Carolina Mountains to Midlands Affiliate. She is married to Jim Bannister and they reside in Greenville with their three daughters, Adair, Rebekah and Winna Beth.

Affiliations: 1770 Society; Past President, Student Government Association;  Past President; Alumni Columbia Chapter; Past Advisory Board Member, Greenville Alumni Chapter; Executive Committee member, Cancer Society of Greenville County; Greenville Middle Academy; Carolina Ballet Theater; Delta Delta Delta.

Mr. Ryan E. Beasley Sr., Esq. '00

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Arts - Political Science; Juris Doctor - Tulane Law School

Mr. Beasley is an attorney in New Orleans, LA. He resides in River Ridge, LA with his wife, Lauren Kenning Beasley and their four children, Ellis, Oliver, Daphne and Scarlett. 

Affiliations: Kappa Sigma Fraternity, Student Alumni Associates, Louisiana State Bar Association: Young Lawyers Section (Barristers for Boards Committee Chair); Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee; Access to Justice Committee; Practice Assistance & Improvement Committee; GAP Assessment Subcommittee; Holy Name of Jesus Men's Club; Cub Scout Den Leader; U6 Carrollton Boosters Soccer Coach.

Mrs. Kristen Munsey Beckham '07

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Science—Business Administration; Master of Business Administration—University of Georgia Terry School of Business

Kristen Beckham is the External Affairs Representative for South Carolina for Dominion Resources, one of the nation’s largest producers and transporters of energy. She helps lead the company’s external affairs initiatives in South Carolina and Georgia. Kristen and her husband, Christopher, who is also a College of Charleston alumni, reside in Columbia, South Carolina. Beckham is passionate about serving her community and sits on the American Red Cross Biomedical Services Advisory Board and is an active member of Rotary International and the Junior League of Columbia.

Affiliations: Kappa Alpha Theta; Board of Directors for the American Red Cross in South Carolina; Board member for Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital; Rotary International; Junior League of Columbia.

Mrs. Erica Henderson Brown '93

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area III (Give Back)

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Bachelor of Arts - Sociology and Communications

Mrs. Brown is the mother of two children, Hudson and Victoria, and wife of Christopher Brown. They live in Ontario, Canada. 

Affiliations: Past Student Aumni Association President, Student Alumni of the Year Recipient, Young Alumni of Year Recipient, Past Cougar Board Member; current member, 1770 Society Member. 

Mrs. Elizabeth Colbert-Busch '79

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Arts – Art 

Bachelor of Science Minor - Global Logistics and Transportation 

Mrs. Colbert-Busch is the Director of Business Development for Clemson University Office of Economic Development. She is responsible for Clemson University Restoration Institute’s (CURI) private-public strategic planning for business and economic development. CURI’s projects and programs, totaling approximately a quarter of a billion dollars, include the U.S. Department of Energy’s $49M grant to build the state-of-the-art SCE&G Energy Innovation Center. CURI is home of the Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility, the Duke Energy Electric Grid Research, Innovation and Development Center (eGrid), the Warren Lasch Conservation Center and the Zucker Family Graduate Education Center, opening the fall of 2016.

Affiliations: School of Arts Advisory Council; Chi Omega; Charleston Regional Development Alliance Board of Directors; Charleston School of Law Maritime Institute’s Board of Directors; Lowcountry STEM Collaborative Planning Group; Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Board of Advisors; DOE Southeast Regional Wind Resource Center; S.C. Regulatory Task Force Committee for Offshore Wind; Charleston Regional Development Alliance Stakeholder Committee; Southern Alliance for Clean Energy Action Fund’s Offshore Wind Awareness and Advocacy team; Past Chairman, S.C. Maritime Association; South Carolina International Trade Conference; College of Charleston’s Intermodal Transportation and Logistics Management Program Advisory Committee. 

Mrs. Sylleste Helms Davis '83

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed) 

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Bachelor of Science—Mathematics; Master of Arts in Computer and Information Technology Management— Webster University

Affiliations: Alpha Delta Pi; Cheerleading; Panhellenic Council ; Young Republicans; Pi Mu Epsilon; Phi Kappa Phi; Jr. Achievement Classroom Educator; past participant in Google’s CS First program; past participant in Santee Cooper’s “Read with a Child” program; Berkeley Middle School PTO past president.

Mr. John Douglass '99

Cougar Club Representative

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Science – Business Administration

Mr. Douglass is a senior credit officer with ServisFirst Bank in Charleston. He resides in Charleston with his wife, Kelly, and their two children, John and James.

Affiliations: President, Lowcountry Alumni Chapter; Board Member, Cougar Club; Board Member, Risk Management Association of Charleston. 

Mr. Martin Erbele '13

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area III (Give Back)

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Master of Public Administration – The Graduate School of the College of Charleston

Graduate Certificate of Urban and Regional Planning – The Graduate School of the College of Charleston

Bachelor of Business Administration – University of North Georgia 

Mr. Erbele is a Mitigation Planner with Michael Baker International, a contractor for FEMA Region IV in Atlanta. He assists the Region with floodplain management and mitigation planning to increase flood risk awareness and reduce flood risk at the community level.

Affiliations: College of Charleston Graduate School Advisory Board; 1770 Society; GOLD Society. 

Mr. Robert (Bob) Flynn '04

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Science—Business Administration

Affiliations: College of Charleston Rowing; Raleigh Alumni Chapter Vice President.

Mrs. Devon Wray Hanahan '87

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Arts—Spanish; Master of Arts—Spanish at University of South Carolina 

Devon Hanahan teaches Spanish at the College of Charleston, and lives in Charleston with her husband Bill and children William and Thomas. 

Affiliations: Past vestry member, Grace Church;  past board member, BETTS; Board of Visitors, Kanuga Conferences in NC, Faculty Advisor for Kappa Alpha.

Ms. Stacey Barber Hollings '05

Board Member

Committee:  Finance 

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Bachelor of Science - Accounting

Master of Science - Accounting

Stacey is a tax manager with the accounting firm Elliott Davis, LLC.  She is currently the Treasurer of The Footlight Players and is an active member of the Rotary Club of Charleston – Breakfast and the Charleston Tax Roundtable.   She and her husband, Robbie Hollings, reside in Charleston.

Affiliations: Treasurer, The Footlight Players; Rotary Club of Charleston; Center for Women; Charleston Young Professionals; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accounts; Kappa Delta. 

Mrs. Cynthia Marcengill Legette '93

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Science – Business Administration 

Masters of Business Administration - The Citadel 

Mrs. Legette is a Private Client Manager at U.S. Trust. She is responsible for the day-to-day needs of the client relationship as well as all credit and banking. She joined Bank of America in 1999 and has over 15 years experience in the wealth management field. Prior to joining Bank of America, she was with the Bank of South Carolina as a Branch Manager.  She holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the College of Charleston and an M.B.A. from The Citadel. She has been involved with many community organizations such as the American Heart Association and Sea Island Habitat for Humanity. Cynthia is a past President and Board Member for the Charleston Animal Society. She has also served on the executive committee for the SC LEAD for Women group for the Bank. She currently serves as a Community Investment Review Team member for Trident United Way, part of the Bank of America Charleston Leadership Team as well as a member of the Alumni Board for the College of Charleston. She and her husband, Jeff,  live on Johns Island with their two children, Parker and Addie.

Affiliations: Past President and Board Member, Charleston Animal Society; Community Investment Review Team, Trident United Way; Bank of America, Charleston Leadership Team.

Mr. Mitchell Leverette '85

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Science – Geology 

Master of Science in Geoloy/Geochemistry - Sul Ross State University 

Mr. Leverette currently serves as the Chief of the Solid Minerals Division of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).  Prior to this position, Mr. Leverette served as Deputy Division Chief for Solid Minerals Division.  The Bureau of Land Management is the nation’s largest federal land management agency, managing over 245 million acres of surface estate and over 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate.Mr. Leverette works in the BLM's national headquarters in Washington, DC. and manages a staff of approximately 16 senior professionals including mining engineers, geologists, leasing specialists, several analysis, and an economist.

Mr. Leverette and his wife Sylvia have been married for almost 23 years and have two sons, Mitchell Chase (13 yrs. old) and Matthew Hayden (10 yrs. old). The Leverette family lives in Manassas, VA. 

Affiliations: Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity; VP, Geology Club; President, SC Black Student Association; S.U.M.A (Student Union for Minority Affairs); Recipient of CofC Distinguished Alumni Award, (Eddie Ganaway Award); Alumni Association Mentor Program; Collaboration with CofC faculty on Selection of Dept. of Interior Sustainable Development Award Winners; Keynote Speaker, Alumni Black Caucus Annual Conference; CofC Career Fair, Northern Virginia; Washington DC Alumni Association; Volunteer, Pennington Traditional School; Recipient, Department of Interior Superior Service Award; Jack and Jill of America; Boys and Girls Club.

Mr. John Christopher (Chris) Mattox '02

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area III (Give Back)

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Bachelor of Science – International Business 

Master of Business Administration - Georgia State University 

Mr. Mattox is the President of Carolina Recycling & Consulting LLC in Matthews, NC. He and his wife, Michele, live in Fort Mill, NC with their two sons, Nolan and Graham.

Affiliations: Elevation Church; Lead with Character; Bethany Christian Services; College of Charleston Mattox Family Scholarship.

Dr. Rahul Mehra '83

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Science – Biology 

Doctor of Medicine - Medical University of South Carolina 

Dr. Mehra is the CEO and Chief Medical Officer of MehraVista Health, LLC . MehraVista Health is a national, Florida based healthcare organization specializing in  employee wellness focusing specifically on the improvement of employee emotional health. Clients include large publically traded companies to small privately held not for profits. By background, Dr.Mehra is a Board Certified Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist.He is a 1983 alumnus of the College of Charleston where he received the C. Norwood Hastie Award at graduation. He is a 1992 graduate of the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry residency program. Dr.Mehra is the first resident to be selected to the Alumni Board and a former Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at USF. He is involved with numerous charitable organizations in the Tampa Bay area.

Affiliations: Kamla Kapur Mehra and Krishna Mandan Mehra Endowed Scholarship; Former Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry at University of South Florida; Past Recipient, C. Norwood Hastie Award; University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry Alumni Board .

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Ms. Kelly T. Moorhead '99

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Science – Business Administration

Ms. Moorhead is an Account Executive for Tandus Centiva in the upstate of South Carolina. She resides in Greenville, SC with her Boykin Spaniel, Biscuit. In her free time, Kelly loves outdoor activities and is an avid tennis player.

Affiliations: Board member for the International Interior Design Association Carolina’s Chapter; Urban Land Institute; US Green Building Council; Sustainer in the Junior League of Greenville; Westminster Presbyterian Church mission teams (Dominican Republic and Malawi, Africa).

Mr. Clayton Mozingo '03

Board Member

Committee:  Finance

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Bachelor of Science  - Business Administration

Masters Business Administration – University of Georgia

Mr. Mozingo is a Principal with Second Fifty Communities. He and his wife Megan 03’, daughter Logan, and son Hudson live in downtown Charleston.

Affiliations: Second Fifty Advisory Board. 

Mr. Rallis L. Pappas '78

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Arts – History

Mr. Pappas is President of Information & Display Systems, a division of SMT. He and his wife Dendy reside in Atlantic Beach, FL. They have two boys Lucas and Michael. Michael graduated from the College of Charleston in 2012.

Affiliations: 1770 Society; volunteer, College of Charleston Admissions; former member, College of Charleston Parent Advisory Council; former member, College of Charleston Tennis.

Mr. Samuel (Rivers) Pearce '01

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Arts – Philosophy

Rivers is the Director of Marketing for BoomTown, a Real Estate Sales & Marketing Software company in Charleston. He and his wife Leigh Ann Pearce '03 live in Isle of Palms with their children; Ella and Samuel Rivers Pearce, Jr. 

Affiliations: CofC TV; CofC Radio; Honors College

Mr. Brady Quirk-Garvan '08

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area III (Give Back)

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Bachelor of Arts – Politcal Science

Mr. Quirk-Garvan is employed as a Business Development Associate for Money With a Mission. He and his wife, Angela, live in Charleston.

Affiliations: South Carolina Student Legislature; Cistern Media (radio and newspaper); College Democrats; Leadership CofC; Board of Directors at Palmetto Project; Treasurer of Charleston Surfrider Association; Chairman of Charleston County Democrats.

Mr. John S. Rizzo '07

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Science - Business Administration

Mr. Rizzo is a managing partner of Globe On Demand, LLC, an internet technology and publishing company.  He has called Charleston home since transferring to the College in 2004 and founded his business while finishing his studies at the Tate Center for Entrepreneurship.

Affiliations: Charleston Young Professionals, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce, Charleston Concert Association, Enactus

Mrs. Carmen Sessions Scott '96

Board Member

Committee:  Stragetic Area I (Stay Informed)

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Bachelor of Arts - Political Science 

Juris Doctor - University of South Carolina 

Mrs. Scott is a lawyer with plaintiffs’ firm Motley Rice. She helps lead the firm’s mass tort pharmaceutical litigation by managing complex personal injury and economic recovery damages cases on behalf of victims of medical negligence, harmful medical drugs and devices and corporate misconduct.  With a focus on women's products, Carmen has been on the forefront of national contraceptive litigation. 

Carmen and her husband live in Mt. Pleasant with their two children. 

Affiliations: Board Member of the South Carolina chapter of Make-A-Wish; American Association for Justice, Exchange Advisory Committee member and Co-Chair, AAJ Mirena®IUD Litigation Group; American Bar Association; SC Association for Justice; SC Women Lawyers Association; 2015 South Carolina Super Lawyer; 2013 Charleston Regional Business Journal Forty Under 40; former Charleston County Friends of the Library board member.

Mrs. Kathryn Edwards Sherrod '93

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area III (Give Back)

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Bachelor of Science – Business Administration

Kathryn is the Director of Advancement for Porter-Gaud School. Prior to this she worked as the Associate Director of Development and the Director of Special Events for the MUSC Children’s Hospital Fund. She and her husband, Will '93, live in Mt. Pleasant with their two daughters and chocolate lab.

Affiliations: Alpha Delta Pi, Association of Fundraising Professionals, National Association of Independent Schools, The Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Cougar Club. 

Dr. Sam Stafford III '68

Foundation Board Representative 

Committee:  Strategic Area III (Give Back)

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Bachelor of Science - Medicine

Doctor of Medicine-Medical University of South Carolina

Dr. Stafford is a partner with Mt. Pleasant Dermatology. He and his wife Nancy Webb Stafford '70 live in Mt. Pleasant and  have two daughters Adele Petigru and Ann Ladson.

Affiliations: College of Charleston Foundation Board; College of Charleston School of the Arts Advisory Board; College of Charleston Board of Trustees 2003-2011; Past President, College of Charleston Alumni Association; 1770 Society; Friends of the Library; Pi Kappa Phi; Cougar Club; East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club; Grace Episcopal Church; Noah Worchester Dermatological Society; Fellow, American Boards of Dermatology and Pediatrics; Past President, South Carolina Dermatological Society; retired Captain, US Navy; Past President Association of Military Dermatologists; Alumni Award of Honor recipient.

Mr. Hunter P. Stunzi '07

Board Member

Committee:  Finance

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Bachelor of Arts – Political Science 

Hunter is the CEO of Snap Capital LLC. He and his wife Danielle Hershon Stunzi '06 reside in Charleston. 

Affiliations:Kappa Sigma; participant, Entrepreneurship Program at CofC. 

Ms. Debra Turner '78

Board Member

Committee:  Finance

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Bachelor of Science - Business Administration 

Certified Public Accountant 

Ms. Turner is a certified public accountant, and currently serves as Partner in Charge of the Charleston office of WebsterRogers LLP.  Debra resides in Mt. Pleasant, SC. 

Affiliations: Trident CEO Council; Former Center for Women and Coastal Community Foundation Development Board; Past President, SC Association of CPAs; SC Board of Accountancy; SC Women in Leadership. Recent honors include the Service to the Accounting Profession Award (SCACPA), Influential Women in Business (Charleston Regional Business Journal), and Women to Watch (Experienced Leader Category) (AICPA).

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Mr. Derrick L. Williams '99

Board Member

Committee:  Strategic Area II (Get Involved)

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Bachelor of Arts - English

Juris Doctor - University of South Carolina

Mr. Williams is a partner of the law firm of Mickle & Bass, LLC, where he focuses on representing injured workers throughout the state. He is also a certified mediator. Mr. Williams is a former Commissioner on the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission and was one of the youngest to ever serve in that capacity. Derrick and his wife, Alana, live in Columbia, and they have two daughters, Regan and Deana.

Affiliations: South Carolina Bar; Secretary, Injured Workers’ Advocates; Board member, Riverbanks Zoo Society; former member, College of Charleston Attorney Assistance Program; former cross country and track team captain.

Mr. Anthony (Tony) Meyer '49

Executive Secretary Emeritus

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Bachelor of Science - English and History

Master of Counseling - Appalachian State University

Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters – College of Charleston

Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters - University of Charleston S.C. at the College of Charleston

A living icon of the College, Tony is executive director emeritus of the Alumni Association and an honorary Past President of the Alumni Association, and has remained very much involved on campus. From providing complete coverage of College athletics to helping record the history of the College, Tony is a delightful source of knowledge for all things College of Charleston! His office is in the Blacklock House at 18 Bull Street, and he loves hearing from alumni – past, present and future! The Alumni Association awards the Tony Meyer Scholarship to children of alumni.