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Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-3001 (fax)

Board of Trustees


Executive Committee

The Executive Committee possesses and exercises all the powers of the full Board in emergencies.  The Executive Committee also has the responsibility to evaluate the President on an annual basis in accordance with the State agency head performance appraisal process.  The Executive Committee provides general oversight for all matters related to long-range planning for the University, facilities planning, and personnel matters.

  • Ms. Kathy Bigham, Board Chair

  • Mr. Karl Folkens, Board Vice-Chair

  • Ms. Janet Smalley, Chair of Committee on Academic Affairs

  • Mr. Bob Thompson, Chair of Committee on Institutional Advancement and Development

  • Mr. Glenn McCall, Chair of the Committee on Finance

  • Mr. Scott Talley, Chair of the Committee on Student Life

Committee on Academic Affairs

The Academic Affairs Committee provides general oversight for matters related to the quality of academic program, academic program proposals, academic program reviews, curricular matters, accreditation matters, student records and library services.

Ms. Janet Smalley

Ms. Donna Glenn Holley
Dr. Sue Smith-Rex
Dr. John Bird, Faculty Representative

Dr. Debra Boyd, Vice President, Academic Affairs

Committee on Finance 

The Finance Committee provides general oversight of the finances and facilities of the University, acts as the Audit Committee and reviews the annual audit of the University.

Mr. Glenn McCall

Mr. Karl Folkens
Mr. Tim Sease
Ms. Kathy Bigham, Ex Officio

Mr. J.P. McKee, Vice President, Finance and Business

Committee on Student Life 

The Committee on Student Life provides general oversight for matters related to student life, campus safety and security, and intercollegiate athletics.

Mr. Scott Talley

Mr. Don Long
Ms. Ashlye Wilkerson
Dr. Mitchell Zais
Mr. Christopher Aubrie, Student Representative

Dr. Frank Ardaiolo, Vice President, Student Life
Mr. Thomas Hickman, Athletics Director

Committee on Institutional Advancement and Development 

The Committee on Institutional Advancement and Development provides general oversight for matters related to student recruitment, enrollment management, and marketing as well as alumni affairs and the encouragement of private support and institutional fundraising for the University.

Mr. Bob Thompson

Mr. Tim Hopkins
Dr. Jane LaRoche

Dr. Danny Nicholson, Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Mr. Eduardo Prieto, Vice President for Access and Enrollment Management