The GSSM Foundation supports GSSM by giving voice to its needs, providing supplemental funds to augment its programs and informing the public of its accomplishments and contributions to the quality of life and economic prosperity of South Carolina. Its core objectives include fundraising, marketing, outreach, alumni relations, Career Services Center, Startsville Innovation Center, and strategic direction.

GSSM Foundation Offices

1122 Lady Street
Suite 700
Columbia, SC 29201
803-252-9152 (phone)
803-252-0634 (fax)

147 W. Carolina Ave. 
Hartsville, SC 29550 
(843) 917-0600

Foundation Board members come from across the state and serve three-year terms.

GSSM Foundation Board Members

Melissa Andrews
Jim Apple
Burroughs and Chapin Company
The Honorable Bruce W. Bannister
Bannister and Wyatt
Mike Baxley
Santee Cooper
Bob Brown, Secretary
Integrated Systems, Inc.
Hal Campbell
GSSM Board of Trustees, Chairman
Ex Officio
Joseph A. Cignarale
AFL Telecommunications, LLC
Howard Daniel
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
Franklin G. Daniels
Nexsen Pruet, LLC
Christopher DeSoiza
Engineering Consultant
Cole Dudley
David Dunn
John Emerson
Michelin North America
Caleb Fort
QMX Moblie Health
Rodger D. Fuller
C.W. Garnett, Treasurer
NBSC, a Division of Synovus Bank
James Gergen
CPM Federal Credit Union
Toby W. Goodlett
First Citizens Bank
Mary Julian
James. K. Lehman
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP
The Honorable Gerald Malloy
Malloy Law Firm
Steve Matthews, Chairman
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd
Jack Mitchell
Daniel P. Mooney
The Boeing Company
Ravi Ravindra
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
Ravi G. Sastry, Vice Chairman
Immedion, LLC
Karen Smith
Ken L. Smith
Mindy Taylor
Duke Energy
Jason Thacker
Angie Webb
Dr. Hector Flores, President, GSSM
Harris E. DeLoach Jr.
Emerson Gower
M. Edward "Ed" Sellers