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Diversity Leaders Initiative Participants

Gwendolyn Baker
Columbia, SC
Chief Operating Officer
SC Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
Nella Barkley
Charleston, SC
President and CEO; Chair of the Board
Crystal-Barkley Corp., Future Minds
Cameron Blazer
Charleston, SC
Assistant Federal Public Defender
Federal Public Defender, District of South Carolina
Cindy Brams
Charleston, SC
Shareholder
Elliott Davis, LLC
P.J. Browning
Charleston, SC
President and Publisher
The Post and Courier
David Bundy
Charleston, SC
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Vice Chair of Quality and Safety
Medical University of South Carolina
Karen Chandler
Charleston, SC
Program Director of the Arts Management Program
College of Charleston
Community Connections
Greg Clark
Columbia, SC
Director, Emerging Technologies
South Carolina Research Authority
Elizabeth Colbert-Busch
North Charleston, SC
Director, Business Development
Clemson University
Natalie Corella
North Charleston, SC
Executive Vice President, Contracts and Compliance
South Carolina Research Authority
Why Not Charleston?
Armand Derfner
Charleston, SC
Attorney
Derfner, Altman & Wilborn, LLC
Community Connections
John Dozier
Columbia, SC
Chief Diversity Officer
University of South Carolina
Shawn Edwards
Charleston, SC
Diversity and EEO Officer
The Citadel
Community Connections
Kerri Forrest
Charleston, SC
Director of Institutional Advancement
American College of the Building Arts
Why Not Charleston?
Tina Gentry
Beaufort, SC
President and CEO
United Way of the Lowcountry
Triple A Student
David Ginn
North Charleston, SC
President and CEO
Charleston Regional Development Alliance
Stephen Grant
North Charleston, SC
President
SLG Consulting, Inc.
Why Not Charleston?
Jonathan Green
Daniel Island, SC
Artist
South Carolina Arts Commission
Natalie Gregg
Mount Pleasant, SC
Director of Human Resources
Richardson, Patrick, Westbrook & Brickman, LLC
Why Not Charleston?
Carlisle Harrison
North Charleston, SC
Colonel (ret.); Member
United States Air Force
Board of Directors
Charleston Promise Neighborhood
Why Not Charleston?
Jonathan Holston
Columbia, SC
Bishop
United Methodist Church, South Carolina Conference
Charles Hudgens
Summerville, SC
Market President
Ameris Bank
Why Not Charleston?
Linda Huffman
Summerville, SC
Assistant Superintendent of Administration and Personnel
Dorchester County School District Two
Why Not Charleston?
William Janssen
Charleston, SC
Professor of Law
Charleston School of Law
Community Connections
Lisa Jones-Turansky
Charleston, SC
Sustainable Agriculture Program Director
SC Coastal Conservation League
Cal Land
Manning, SC
Attorney
Land, Parker & Welch
Jeffrey Moss
Beaufort, SC
Superintendent
Beaufort County School District
Triple A Student
Stephen Murray
Beaufort, SC
Chair; President and CEO
Beaufort Chamber of Commerce; Kazoobie Corp. / New South Shirts
Triple A Student
Tonya Phillips
Beaufort, SC
Account Manager
EMD Serono Biopharmaceutical, Inc.
Triple A Student
Etta Pisano
Charleston, SC
Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean, College of Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina
Community Connections
Jon Rembold
Beaufort, SC
Chair; Aiport Director
Beaufort County Economic Development Committee; Beaufort County
Triple A Student
Katherine Richardson
Charleston, SC
Family Physician
Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic
Stephen Riley
Hilton Head Island, SC
Town Manager
Town of Hilton Head Island
Triple A Student
Mary Sharp
Beaufort, SC
Partner; Municipal Court Judge
Griffith, Sadler & Sharp, P.A.; City of Beaufort
Triple A Student
Sherrie Snipes-Williams
Charleston, SC
CEO
Charleston Promise Neighborhood
Community Connections
George Stevens
Charleston, SC
Former President and CEO
Coastal Community Foundation
Community Connections
Erica Taylor
Charleston, SC
Executive Director for Strategy and Communication
Charleston County School District
Holly Thomas
Charleston, SC
Board Member
Alliance for Full Acceptance
Henry Tisdale
Orangeburg, SC
President
Claflin University
Community Connections
John Truluck
Manning, SC
Executive Director
Clarendon Development Board
Why Not Charleston?
Elizabeth Warner
Moncks Corner, SC
Vice President of Legal Services and Corporate Secretary
Santee Cooper
Candice Wigfield
Charleston, SC
Director of Sales and Marketing
Hamby Catering & Events
Why Not Charleston?
Lauren Williams
Charleston, SC
Attorney / Partner
Williams & Walsh, LLC
Community Connections
Dixon Woodward
Charleston, SC
Market President - Coastal SC/NC
TD Bank