2018-2019 Board of Directors

The Chamber’s Board of Directors serve as appointed individuals who collectively help decide the courses of action for the Chamber. Hover over pictures for details on each board member. Alphabetical listing at bottom of page.

Starlee Alexander, State Farm Insurance

Kyle Baxter, Carolinas Hospital System

Ed Bethea, Florence-Darlington Technical College

Keith Buckhouse, NBSC

Mark Buyck, III, Willcox, Buyck & Williams, PA

Jamie Carsten, South State Bank

Dr. Fred Carter, Francis Marion University

Kent Caudle, Florence County Council

Drew Chaplin,  Palmetto Commercial Real Estate

Adam Connolly, Coker College

Bailey Dabney, Morning News

Lucinda Foundation, Honda of SC Mfg.

Rev. Merritt Graves, Mt. Zion AME Church

Bret Greer, Toledo Carolina

Annie Ham, McCall Farms

Vera Beasley Herbert, Carolina Bank

Robby Hill, HillSouth

Ed Hoffman, Trinity-Byrnes Collegiate School

Debbie Hyler, The School Foundation

Ken Jackson, RE/MAX Professionals

Tyron Jones, Florence-Darlington Technical College

Joe King, Florence County Economic Development

Mathew Langston, BB&T

Jill Lewis, Signature Wealth Strategies

Jeff McKay, NESA

Chip Munn, Signature Wealth Strategies

Diana Murphy, Diversity Works Magazine

Brian Nunn, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Florence

Dr. Richard O’Malley, Florence School District One

Chad Patterson, Raldex Hospitality Group

Britt Poston, Zaxby’s

Ray Reich, Florence Downtown Development Corporation

Marie Saleeby, McLeod Health

Paul Saunders, First Reliance Bank

Elaine Sealey, SAFE Federal Credit Union

Paul Seward, First Bank

Mike Skarupa, PGBA

Teressa Tabor, The Manor

Mindy Taylor, Duke Energy

James Tolston III, North American Assemblies

Dr. Charlene Wages, Francis Marion University

Irby Wilson, Orr Company

Stephen Wukela, City of Florence Mayor/ Wukela Law Firm