Leadership & Advisory


Our Board

Brian Vest, ChairDistrict Executive Director, YMCA of Greenville
Jennifer Almay, Vice Chair – Pelham Medical Center
Nicole Wood, SecretaryAssistant County Administrator, Greenville County
Karen Schwartz, TreasurerVice President of Support Services, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
Debi Bush – Trustee, Greenville County Schools Board of Trustees
Herb Edwards – Pastor, Shady Grove Baptist Church
Sally Foister – Interim Executive Director Marketing Research and Analytics, Prisma Health
Jervelle Fort- Senior Health Educator / CORE Team Supervisor (East), SC DHEC
Mark Godfrey – Owner, LMG Architects
George Haddad – Vice Chair of Pediatric Affairs, Prisma Health Children’s Hospital-Upstate
Nicole Henderson – Food Equity Action Board Member
Mary Hipp – Chair, Feed and Seed
Ted Lambrecht – Assistant County Administrator, Greenville County
Norma Jean Suarez – Executive Director, Unity Health on Main
Rut Rivera – Director of Vibrant & Equitable Communities, United Way of Greenville County
Russel Stall – Council Member, Greenville City Council
Mike Teachey – Lead Facilitator/ Director, Greenville CAN
Morgan Wilson – Development Manager, Mill Village Ministries

Our Advisory Board

Debi Bush –Trustee, Greenville County Schools
Rick Danner – Mayor, City of Greer
Chandra Dillard – SC House of Representatives & Director of Community Relations, Furman University
Sean Dogan – Pastor, Long Branch Baptist Church
Howard Einstein – President, Rosenfeld Einstein
Kandi Fredere – Health Director, Region 2 SC DHEC
Joe Kernell – County Administrator, County of Greenville
Tony Kouskolekas – President, Pelham Medical Center
Derek Lewis – Trustee, Greenville County School District
Matt Caldwell – President, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
Burke Royster – Superintendent, Greenville County Schools
Dr. Erin Brackbill – Pediatrician, Prisma Health
Katy Smith – Executive Director, Piedmont Health Foundation
Susi Smith – Executive Director, Communities in Schools
Russell Stall – City Councilman, City of Greenville
Dr. Jennifer Trilk – Associate Professor, University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville