Board of Directors

 

Steve Benjamin

Mayor, Columbia, SC


Dirk Brown

Faculty Director, McNair Institute for Entrepreneurism and Free Enterprise


Greg Clark

Executive Director, JPMorgan Chase & Co.


Ryan Coleman

Director, Office of Economic Development, Columbia, SC


Timothy Davis

CEO, Advanced Care Management


John Denise

CEO, Advanced Automation Consulting, Inc.


Mike Eades

Director of Economic Development, Lexington County


Susan Edwards

Partner, Gaffney Lewis & Edwards, LLC


Ben Johnson

Director of Research, South Carolina Department of Commerce


Bill Kirkland (Chairman)

Executive Director, Office of Economic Engagement


Lee MacIlwinen

IT Industry Manager & SC Launch Midlands Regional Manager, SCRA


Ravi Ravindra

VP/CTO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC


Jeff Ruble

Director of Economic Development, Richland County


Pete Strom

Founder and Managing Partner, Strom Law Firm, L.L.C.


Don Tomlin (Chairman Emeritus)

President, Tomlin & Company, Inc.


Chuck Whipple

Executive Director, Enterprise Campus, Midlands Technical College


David Zalesne

President, Owen Steel Company