Winthrop University: Foundation - Board of Directors
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Winthrop University Foundation
302 Tillman Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-4550 (Fax)

Winthrop University Foundation

Board of Directors

The Foundation Board of Directors is composed of alumni and friends of Winthrop University. The officers are the President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The Executive Director of the Foundation is responsible for the Foundation's daily operations.

The Winthrop University President, Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the Foundation, Chair of the Board of Trustees, Chair of the Committee on University Advancement, and Executive Director of Alumni Relations and Reunion Giving all serve as non-voting ex officio directors. Automatic Directors include the President, President-Elect and Finance Chairman of the Winthrop University Alumni Association.

Foundation Board 2019

Back row (L to R): Peter Moroni, Vivian Carroll, Bob Breakfield, Dan Mahony, Justin Oates, Spratt White, Byron Putman, Matt Dosch, Evan Bohnen, Scott Melton, Andy Shene

Front row (L to R): Linda Warner, Robin Embry, Sig Huitt, Ann Terry, Gerry Schapiro, Sue Rex, Melissa Gladden, Jan Ivey, Derick Close, Catherine Faircloth

Not pictured: Chelsea Brown, Julie Fowler, Terry Grayson-Caprio, Ken Halpin, Creighton Hayes, Watts Huckabee, Dawn Johnson, Glenn McCall, Scott Middleton, Helen Nugent, Sylvester Owens, PN Saksena, Lori Tuttle, Mike Whitehead

Please see the full list of Board Member Responsibilities.


  • Dr. Robert Breakfield - President (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Peter Moroni '07, '09- Vice President (Fort Mill, SC)
  • Matt Dosch - Treasurer - (Fort Mill, SC)
  • Dr. Sue Rex - Secretary (Winnsboro, SC)

Board Members

  • Chelsea Brown '14 (Baltimore, MD)
  • Vivian Carroll '73 (Charlotte, NC)
  • Derick Close (Charlotte, NC)
  • Catherine Faircloth (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Melissa Gladden '99 (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Terry Grayson-Caprio '85 (Greer, SC)
  • Creighton Hayes (Rock Hill, SC)
  • A. Watts Huckabee '89 (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Sig Huitt (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Jan Ivey '84 (Charlotte, NC)
  • Dawn Johnson (Rock Hill, SC)
  • G. Scott Middleton '81 (Chapin, SC)
  • Helen Nugent '82 (Smyrna, GA)
  • R. Sylvester Owens '03, '06 (Washington, DC)
  • Gerald E. Schapiro (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Andrew Shene (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Ann Terry (Rock Hill, SC)
  • J. Spratt White IV (Fort Mill, SC)
  • Mike Whitehead '87 (Charlotte, NC)

Ex Officio Members - Voting

  • Byron Putman '94 - President of the Winthrop University Alumni Association (Rock Hill, SC)
  • Scott Melton '04 - President-elect of the Winthrop University Alumni Association (Baltimore, MD)
  • Linda Knox Warner '80 - Finance Chairman of the Winthrop University Alumni Association (Rock Hill, SC)

Ex Officio Members - Non-Voting


Key Messages

Last Updated: 1/15/20