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Diversity Leaders Initiative Participants

Thyra Austin
Blythewood, SC
Regional HR Manager
Lamson & Sessions
Gangbusters
Marcia Benson
Columbia, SC
Senior Vice President/Commercial Client Manager
Bank of America
The Capitol Improvers
Charlotte Berry
Columbia, SC
Vice Chair-Board of Trustees
United Way of America
Nine 4 Youth
Tony Boccanfuso
Irmo, SC
Executive Director, University/Industry Demonstration Partnership
University of South Carolina/National Academies
The Capitol Improvers
Clifford Bourke, Jr.
Lexington, SC
Manager of Claims/Legal
Southeastern Freight Lines
Midlands Mix
Antonio Boyd
Columbia, SC
Vice President
US Program, HOPE worldwide
Executive Director, HOPE worldwide-SC
The Barrier Breakers
Steve Burry
Lexington, SC
Site Personnel Manager
Michelin Tire Corporation
The Barrier Breakers
J. Holt Chetwood
Columbia, SC
Midlands Market President
Wells Fargo Bank
The Capitol Improvers
O. Wayne Corley
Columbia, SC
Senior Shareholder
McNair Law Firm, P.A.
The Capitol Improvers
Jill Davis
Columbia, SC
Vice President, Corporate Planning & Strategic Services
BlueCross BlueShield of SC
Nine 4 Youth
Judith Davis
Columbia, SC
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
BlueCross BlueShield of SC
The Capitol Improvers
Tameika Isaac Devine
Columbia, SC
Attorney/Councilmember
Jabber & Isaac, P.A./Columbia, SC City Council
The Capitol Improvers
DeWayne Ennis
Allendale, SC
Town Administrator
Town of Allendale, SC
Midlands Mix
Elliott Epps
Columbia, SC
Executive Director
City Year-Columbia, SC
Nine 4 Youth
George Fletcher
Columbia, SC
Executive Director
SC Council on Competitiveness
The Barrier Breakers
Vince Ford
Columbia, SC
Senior Vice President for Community Services
Palmetto Health
Gangbusters
Manuel Gaetán
Columbia, SC
President/CEO
MGR Enterprises, Inc.
Nine 4 Youth
Tim Guggisberg
Lexington, SC
Plant Technical Services Manager
Michelin North America
Gangbusters
Kathy Helms
Columbia, SC
Shareholder
Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC
Gangbusters
Laura Hughes
Columbia, SC
Director, Division of Long Term Care
South Carolina Department of Mental Health
C.M. Tucker, Jr. Nursing Care Center
Midlands Mix
Deborah Jones Davis
Columbia, SC
Chief of Women's Health Development
Waverly Women's Healthcare Eau Claire Cooperative Health
The Barrier Breakers
David Longshore, Jr.
Holly Hill, SC
Superintendent
Orangeburg County Consolidated School District #3
Nine 4 Youth
Leon Lott
Columbia, SC
Sheriff
Richland County Sheriff's Department
Gangbusters
Oscar Lovelace
Prosperity, SC
Physician
Lovelace Family Medicine
Gangbusters
Ed Madden
Columbia, SC
Associate Professor of English and Women's Studies/past chair of SC Equality Coalition
University of South Carolina
The Capitol Improvers
Steve Matthews
Columbia, SC
Managing Director
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
The Barrier Breakers
Edgar Medina
Columbia, SC
Program Coordinator
Rural Crossroads Institute
The Capitol Improvers
Ernestine Middleton
Columbia, SC
Director of Internal Operations
SC Education Lottery
The Capitol Improvers
Helen Munnerlyn
Columbia, SC
Executive Director
Leadership South Carolina
Clemson Institute for Economic & Community Development
The Barrier Breakers
J. Milton Pope
Columbia, SC
County Administrator
Richland County
Nine 4 Youth
Felicia Rhue Howard
Columbia, SC
Manager, Community/Economic Development & Local Government
SCANA Corporation
Nine 4 Youth
Daniel Rickenmann
Columbia, SC
Councilmember
City of Columbia, SC
The Barrier Breakers
Martha Scott Smith
Columbia, SC
Public Affairs, Director-SC
AT&T
The Barrier Breakers
Andy Smith
Columbia, SC
Vice President/Regional Sales Manager-Governmental Finance
BB&T
Midlands Mix
Kit Smith
Columbia, SC
Councilmember, Senior Associate
Richland County Council and Carolina PR
Midlands Mix
Donna Thorne
Columbia, SC
Chief Public Relations Officer
BlueCross BlueShield of SC
Gangbusters
Eddie Weinberg
Columbia, SC
Managing Attorney
South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS)
Nine 4 Youth
Gayel Wigfall
Columbia, SC
Diversity Consultant
BlueCross BlueShield of SC
Gangbusters
George Wolfe
Columbia, SC
Partner
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
Nine 4 Youth