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Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-2225
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Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

Officers

Ms. Kathy Bigham, Chair
Mr. Karl Folkens, Vice-Chair

Members

Ms. Donna Glenn Holley
Mr. Timothy Hopkins
Mr. Randy Imler
Dr. Jane LaRoche
Mr. Donald Long
Mr. Glenn McCall
Mr. Scott Middleton
Mr. Tim Sease
Ms. Janet Smalley
Dr. Sue Smith-Rex
Mr. Scott Talley
Dr. Cindy Van Buren
Ms. Ashlye Wilkerson

Faculty Representative

Dr. John Bird

Student Representative

Mr. Ian Deas

The Winthrop University Board of Trustees has general supervision over and is vested with the conduct of the university. It has responsibility for the mission and long-term benefit of the university. Fifteen members comprise the board, including the Governor of South Carolina and the State Superintendent of Education (or designees) who serve in an ex officio capacity. The 13 other members are either elected by joint ballot of the state Senate and House of Representatives, appointed by the governor, or elected by the alumni association. The Chair of the Faculty Conference and the Chair of the Council of Student Leaders also serve as non-voting members.
BighamKathy Ms. Kathy Bigham
Chair
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 5
Term Expires: 2018
1528 Blanchard Bend
Rock Hill, SC 29732
803/366-3542
FolkensKarl Mr. Karl A. Folkens
Vice-Chair
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 7
Term Expires: 2019
Folkens Law Firm, P.A.
601 W. Evans Street
Florence, SC 29501
843/665-0100
TinsleyDonna Ms. Donna Glenn Holley
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 2
Term Expires: 2020
27 Polo Ridge Circle
Columbia, SC 29223
803/788-4159
Hopkins, Timothy Mr. Timothy L. Hopkins
Designee for Governor Nikki Haley
Term Expires: Coterminous with Governor
401 Longtown Road
Lugoff, SC 29078
803/438-7872

Randy Imler Mr. Randy Imler
Elected by the General Assembly
At-large Seat 8
Term Expires: 2020
Catawba Regional COG
PO Box 450
Rock Hill, SC 29731
803/327-9041

LaRocheJane

Dr. Jane LaRoche
Elected by the Alumni Association
At-large Seat 13
Term Expires: 2016
3 Kirkwood Street
Camden, SC 29020
803/432-0017

LongDon Mr. Donald G. Long
Appointee for Governor Nikki Haley
Term Expires: Coterminous with Governor
14 Sunrise Point Court
Lake Wylie, SC 29710
803/831-2455
McCallGlenn Mr. Glenn McCall
Elected by the General Assembly
At-large Seat 10
Term Expires: 2015
5652 Norwood Ridge Drive
Rock Hill, SC 29732
704/907-3319
Middleton, Scott Mr. Scott Middleton
Elected by the Alumni Association
At-large Seat 12
Term Expires: 2018
Agapé Senior Management Services
1624 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201
803/451-6133
Sease, Tim Mr. Tim Sease
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 1
Term Expires: 2018
485 Brook Haven Court
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843/724-0830
Smalley, Janet Ms. Janet Smalley
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 3
Term Expires: 2016
202 E. Mauldin Street
Walhalla, SC 29691
864/638-6839
SmithRexSue Dr. Sue Smith-Rex
Elected by the General Assembly
At-large Seat 9
Term Expires: 2017
1445 Woodside Drive
Winnsboro, SC 29180
803/482-7145
Talley, Scott Mr. Scott Talley
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 4
Term Expires: 2016
2500 Winchester Place, Suite 100
Spartanburg, SC 29301
864/595-2966
Van Buren, Cindy Dr. Cindy Van Buren
Appointed by Superintendent of Education,          
Dr. Mitchell Zais
Term Expires: Coterminous with
Superintendent of Education
1429 Senate Street
Room 606A, Rutledge Building
Columbia, SC 29201
803/737-3150
Wilkerson, Ashlye Ms. Ashlye Wilkerson
Elected by the General Assembly
Congressional District 6
Term Expires: 2020
Post Office Box 3301
Columbia, SC 29230-3301
803/361-1161
Bird, John Dr. John Bird
Faculty Representative
Chair, Faculty Conference
260 Bancroft Hall
Winthrop University
Rock Hill, SC 29733
803/323-3679
Ian Deas Mr. Ian Deas
Student Representative
Chair, Council of Student Leaders
202 DiGiorgio Center
Winthrop University
Rock Hill, SC 29733
803/323-2248