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Mr. Carlton Hicks

Enrollment Counselor

843.383.3901 x4042

Educational Background

Coastal Carolina University- B.S. Recreation & Sport Management

How long have you worked at GSSM?

I joined the admissions team in July 2018.

How long have you worked in academia?

August 2017-Present  

Tell us what you love about working at GSSM

I love the friendly environment! Just being apart of the GSSM family is an inspiration!  

Please list and describe any personal information you would like to share.

I was born in Marion, SC and raised in Florence, SC.  I have one sibling and I am a preacher’s kid!    

Give us a Twitter-style short bio about yourself. 

I am always excited about meeting new people! God, family, music, and education is my backbone! In God I trust!

What would your students be surprised to learn about you? 

Probably my music abilities and the fact that I love the TV series Scandal.

What is your perfect pizza?  

Pepperoni and Italian sausage

What's the best thing about Hartsville?   

Downtown! And of course, Bizzell’s (local restaurant)

Who would be invited to your fantasy dinner party (living or deceased) and why?  

Kobe Bryant: all-time favorite athlete

Carson Wentz: favorite QB

Tim Tebow: uses his platforms to glorify God!

Abraham Lincoln: he initially stopped slavery from growing.

Andrae Crouch: musical savant, wrote a lot of the foundational music for the urban church  

What's your favorite quote?    

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take”