2022 – 2023 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.

Paige Ard

Lethonia Barnes
City of Florence

Hugh Blanton

Keith Buckhouse
Synergi Partners

Jamie Carsten
Anderson Brothers Bank

Dr. Fred Carter
Francis Marion University

Drew Chaplin
Palmetto Commercial Real Estate

Brianna Dennis
Francis Marion University

Willard Dorriety
Florence County Council Chairman

Diana Murphy Eaddy
Diversity Works Magazine

Teresa Myers Ervin
City of Florence Mayor

Brian Fast
First Citizens Bank

Dr. Jermaine Ford
Florence Darlington Technical College

Kristy Fowler
Raines Co.

Kyle Gunter
FBi Construction

Derek Hemmingsen
Clarke & Company

Vera Herbert
Carolina Bank

Robby Hill

Ed Hoffman
Trinity Collegiate School

Jim Ivey
Dedicated Community Bank

David Kahn
Signature Wealth Strategies

Jean Leatherman
ERA Leatherman Realty

Julie Maxham
House of Hope of the Pee Dee

Jeff McKay

Will McLeod
McLeod Health

Twana McRae
South Carolina Federal Credit Union

Mike Miller
Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce

David Mullins
First Reliance Bank

Christina O’Malley
MUSC Health Florence Medical Center

Dr. Richard O’Malley
Florence 1 Schools

Chad Patterson
Raldex Hospitality Group

Gregg Robinson
Florence County Economic Development

Paul Seward
First Bank

Mindy Taylor
Duke Energy

Ray Taylor
Finance of America Mortgage

Caroline Toniolo
Edward Jones

Les Ward
Pepsi Cola of Florence

Jon Weiss
Adams Outdoor Advertising