Corporate Board

Erik Marechal became Board Chairman at the 2017 Annual Meeting.

2017 Board of Directors

Chairman
Erik Marechal – McLean Marechal Insurance

Chair-Elect
George H. Brown – GHB Enterprises

Vice Chairs

Les Echols – Greater Flo. Chamber of Comm.
Richard Skipper – State Farm Insurance

Treasurer
Robert Harris – Health Facil. Fed. Credit Union

Secretary
Patricia Parr – retired attorney

Immediate Past Chair
Robb Sasser – Wells Fargo Advisors

Corporate Board
Kenny Barnes – Rep. Jim Clyburn’s Office
Solomon Eaddy, Jr. – Peoples Funeral Home
Linward Edwards – Law Offices of Linward Edwards
Tom Ewart – First Reliance Bank
Marion Ford – Retired businessman
Rev. Merritt Graves – Mt. Zion AME Church
Kyle Gunter – FBi Construction
Richard Harrington – Retired businessman
Marty Hucks – Francis Marion University
Wanda James – McDonald’s
Michelle Jones – Speech/Language Therapist
Don Kausler – Morning News
Lyles Cooper Lyles – Pee Dee Land Trust
Ellen Pearson – Community Volunteer
Rev. Calvin Robinson – Trinity Baptist Church
Cille Scott – Community Volunteer
Chipper Smith – Smith Funeral Home of Florence
Jeff Stevens – Pepsi Cola of Florence
Larry Waring – Duke Energy
Shannon Watt – Community Volunteer
Damon White – Assurant
Lloyd Willcox II – Willcox, Buyck & Williams
Rhounda Williams – McLeod Health
Carrington Wingard – Attorney

Hemingway Board Representative
George H. Brown – GHB Enterprises

Hartsville Board Representative
Asem Mokaddem – Sonoco Products

Lake City Board Representatives
Lovith Anderson – Mayor of the City of Lake City
Carla Angus – LCCA

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