Our Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Chairperson – M. Allen Williams, Jr.

First Vice-Chairperson – Bruce Hughes

Second Vice-Chairperson – Kelly A. Seabrook

Secretary – John McClellan

Treasurer – Holt Chetwood

Our Official Board

​James Bennett 

Area Executive Vice President 

First Citizens Bank 

Ben Breazeale

Senior Director, Government Relations

Charter Communications

Alexis Snipe Campbell 

General Sales Manager 

Glory Communications

Robert Coble 

Attorney  at Law

Nexsen Pruet, LLC 

Holt Chetwood

Market President - Midlands/Northeast

Wells Fargo

Paul Fant ​

Retired President of Carolina  

Gas Transmission & Consultant

​Lauris Finney 

Vice President-SC District 

United Parcel Service 


Terrance A.  Ford

Director - Legislative Affairs

AT&T South Carolina


Elana R. Frazier

Young Professionals President

Columbia Urban League, Inc.  

Tony Grant

Chief Executive Officer 

Grant Business Strategies, Inc. 

Mike Hartel 

Senior Vice President and Market Manager 

Alpha Media 

Francenia B. Heizer, Esq.


McNair Law Firm, P.A. 

Bruce Hughes 

President Celerian Group

BlueCross/BlueShield of SC ​

​Renee Joye

CUL Guild President

CUL Guild 

​John Katz 


Columbia Fireflies 

Lou Kennedy

Owner, President & CEO

Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Willis Langley, III 


Langley III, LLC. dba McDonalds

James K. Lehman


Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP


Dr. Louis B. Lynn 

Chairman & President 

Enviro AgScience

John McClellan

President & CEO  

Absolute Total Care

Virgil R. Miller   

President, Aflac Group Insurance

EVP, Chief Operating Officer

Aflac USA


Rich O’Dell

President & General Manager


Joseph H. Powers


Market Executive - Columbia SC Market

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management


Ron Rhames​


Midlands Technical College 

Kelly Seabrook, Esq. 

Attorney & Counselor at Law

Office of Kelly A. Seabrook, L.L.C.​

Lyle Schulze

VP & General Manager


Martha Scott Smith 

Community Member

Dave Solano 

Vice President & General Manager   

Enterprise Rent-A-Car 

Ray Tanner

Director of Athletics

University of South Carolina

Ronald Tryon 

Chief Executive Officer 

United Futsal Association 

​M. Allen Williams, Jr.

GM & Market Director - South Carolina Market

The Pepsi Beverages Company

​Isvara Wilson 

Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer

AgFirst Farm Credit Bank 

Lee Xanthakos

Vice President of Electric   

​Dominion Energy South Carolina

Julie Zivony

Vice President & Director of Corporate Learning

South State Bank