Leadership & Advisory


Leadership Team

Rita Bolt Barker, Chair – Attorney, Wyche Law Firm
Channing Banks, Vice ChairProgram Investment Manager, United Way of Greenville
Rut Rivera, Secretary – Manager PASOs Greenville, Prisma Health
Karen Schwartz, Treasurer – Vice President of Support Services, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
Jennifer Almy – Clinical Nutrition Manager, Pelham Medical Center
Debi Bush – Trustee, Greenville County Schools Board of Trustees
Rob Cain – Operations and Human Resources Director, Mill Village Ministries
Brad Cuttino – Recreation Administer, City of Greenville, Parks and Recreation
Herb Edwards – Pastor, Shady Grove Baptist Church
Sally Foister – Interim Executive Director Marketing Research and Analytics, Prisma Health
Lillie Hall – Community System Director, DHEC/Greenville County Health Department
Mary Hipp – Chair, Feed and Seed
Ted Labrecht – Assistant County Administrator, Greenville County
Norma Jean Suarez – Executive Director, Unity Health on Main
Mike Teachey, – Lead Faciliator/ Director, Greenville CAN
Brian Vest – District Executive Director, YMCA of Greenville
Nicole Wood – Assistant County Administrator, Greenville County

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