Board Members


  • Chair

    • Mr. Spencer Lynch

      Managing Director, Raymond James

    • Mrs. Deborah Kennedy Kennard

      Former Managing Counsel, Mobil Oil Corporation

    • Ms. Helen C. Pratt-Thomas

      Senior VP, South State Bank and Founder & Past President of Society 1858

    • Dr. David Adams

      Chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery, MUSC
    • Mr. Jason Brown

      Director, Stakeholder Relations, CRDA
    • Mrs. Laura Wood Cantopher

      Retired Philanthropic Consultant and Former Educational Publishing Executive
    • Mrs. Gretchen Cuddy

      Floral Desinger
    • Mr. Michael Culler

      Vice President, Global Sales, ACME Technologies, Inc.
    • Dr. Tejbir Singh Dhindsa

      Partner, Locwountry Emergency Physicians
    • Mrs. Wendy Meyer Dopp

      Artist & Community Volunteer
    • Mrs. Lisa Hudson Evans

      Community Volunteer
    • Ms. Katarina Fjording

      CEO and Retired Automotive Executive
    • Mrs. Lou Rena Hammond

      Mrs. Lou Rena Hammond
    • Mrs. Cynthia Hayes

      Co-owner, Horton Hayes Fine Art
    • Mr. Milton Hearne

      Retired IBM Executive
    • Mr. Jack Hoey

      VP of Finance, Stevens Towing
    • Mrs. Mindy Hong

      Professor, College of Charleston & Educational Consultant
    • Mrs. Gail Coutcher Hughes

      Retired CPA & Owner, The Hughes Group
    • Mrs. Anne Janas

      Retired Corprate Communcations and Branding Executive
    • Dr. Felice F. Knight

      Director of Education, International African American Musuem
    • Ms. Brenda Lauderback

      Chairman, Denny's Corporation
    • Mrs. Karen Lawson-Johnston

      Philanthropist & Community Volunteer
    • Mr. Benjamin F. Lenhardt, III

      Retired Chairman and CEO of Americas-UBS Asset Management
    • Mrs. Denise Mansheim

      Community Volunteer
    • Mr. Mark Maresca

      Architect & Principal, Maresca & Associates
    • Mrs. Stephanie Pascarella

      Founder & CEO, Wash With Water
    • Dr. Jennifer Porter

      Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
    • Mr. Karl Riner

      Senior-Vise President, Branch Manager, UBS Financial Services
    • Ms. Abby Rosenthal

      Marketing Product Manager, Retail Personalization Enablement, Bank of America
    • Ms. Elizabeth Saal

      Philanthropist & Community Volunteer
    • Mrs. Catherine Murray Smith

      Community Volunteer
    • Mr. Richard A. Smith

      Retired Foreign Service Officer
    • Mr. Charles Sullivan

      Founding Partner / Broker, Carriage Properties
    • Ms. Anne Gaud Tinker

      Retired Executive, Save the Children
    • Ms. Molly Waring

      Co-founder, Ballyhoo + Co
    • Mrs. Andrea Woodfield

      Real Estate Agent, Keller Williams

    • Mrs. Ann Thomas Burnett

      Retired VP, BlueCross BlueShield of SC
    • Mr. Mark Munn

      Market President, Bank of America

    • Mrs. Emily Broome

      Territory Manager, Pfizer

    • Mrs. Whitney Jones

      Community Volunteer

    • Mr. Karl Brady

      Charleston City Council Member & Development Director, Teach for America
    • Mr. Michael Seekings

      Charleston City Council Member & Partner, Leath, Bouch & Seekings

    • The Honorable John J. Tecklenburg

      Mayor, City of Charleston

    • Mrs. Jill Almeida

      Community Volunteer
    • Mr. Allan J. Anderson

      Retired Principal, Edward Jones Investments
    • Mrs. Ruth Baker

      Former Educator & Founder, Gibbes, etc.
    • Ms. J. Elizabeth Bradham

      Former Managing Director of Globlal Engineering, Rothschild, Inc
    • Mrs. Susan Campbell

      Former President and VP, Gibbes, etc.
    • Mr. Van C. Campbell

      Retired Vice Chairman, Corning, Inc.
    • Ms. Kathleen Rivers Carroll

      Interior Designer
    • Mrs. Sarah Lund Donnem

      Community Volunteer
    • Mrs. Laura D. Gates

      Former VP, Field Museum & Retired Principal, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
    • Mr. Roy Green

      Retired Program Manager
    • Ms. Irma Greene

      Retired Media Specialist
    • Mrs. Eleanor Hale

      Community Volunteer
    • Dr. John W. Hallett, Jr.

      Retired, Professor of Surgery and Physician, MUSC
    • Dr. Layton McCurdy

      Dean Emeritus & Distinguished University Professor, MUSC
    • Ms. Rhett Ramsay Outten

      Owner, Croghan's Jewel Box & Community Volunteer
    • Mrs. Susan Porter

      Founder, College Town Insider
    • Mrs. Mary Ramsay*

    • Mrs. Harriet Smartt

      Retired Career Consultant & Community Volunteer
    • Mrs. Susan M. Smythe

      Transactional Lawyer, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
    • Mrs. Andrea Volpe

      Philanthropist & Community Volunteer
    • Dr. Anton Vreede*

    • Mrs. Kathryn J. Wendell

      Retired Educator and Community Volunteer
    • Mrs. Alice Wyatt

      Former Educator & Community Service Consultant
    • Mr. Charles L. Wyrick, Jr.*