The GSSM Foundation advocates for GSSM and provides funds and support to enhance its programs and students' educational endeavors. The Foundation connects the School with a broad community and showcases GSSM's contribution to quality of life and economic prosperity of South Carolina and beyond. Its core objectives include fundraising and alumni relations.

GSSM Foundation Office

guidestar logo2711 Middleburg Drive
Suite 205
Columbia, SC 29204

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

GSSM Foundation Board Members

Hamid Aboutorabi
Giti Tire R&D Center (North America)
Julie C. Albrecht
Sonoco Products Company
Brad Alexander
Immedion, LLC
Becky Askins
Integrated Systems, Inc.
Brian Burkhart
SiVance LLC (Milliken & Company)
Tom Burns
BWX Technologies
Connie S. Cain, P.E., CEM, President
Dominion Energy
Jane H. Campbell
Santee Cooper
Joseph A. Cignarale
AFL Telecommunications, LLC
Suzana Cizmic
Robert Bosch LLC
Patrick J. Cleary '01
Bowman and Brooke LLP
Ashley Daugherty, PhD
Nephron Pharmaceuticals
Cole Dudley, Secretary
Brian L. Fast
First Citizens Bank
Tanuja V. Garde '91
Raytheon Technologies
Mary M. Gentry
James Gergen, Past President
CPM Federal Credit Union
Mark Giuliani
ABB Motors and Mechanical Inc.
Jason Hong '93
Carnegie Mellon University
Ernest J. Kapopoulos, Jr.
Duke Energy, Robinson Nuclear Plant
Douglas W. Kim
Kim and Lahey Law Firm, LLC
Deborah DuRant Locklair
McLeod Health
Christopher S. Madden, Treasurer
Michelin North America, Inc.
Michele Pridgen
Honda of South Carolina Mfg., Inc.
Jim Rourke
Nexsen Pruet
Michael M. Shetterly
Ogletree Deakins
Karen Smith
Sarah P. Spruill '93
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
Heather L. Srulevich, Vice President
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
Paul M. Westelaken
Rolls-Royce Solutions America Inc.
Wilson L. White '99
Jun Xu '97
Brighton Best International, Inc.
Danny Dorsel '90, President, GSSM
Bob Brown, GSSM Board of Trustees, Chairman
Howard Daniel
Harris E. DeLoach Jr.
Emerson Gower
The Honorable Gerald Malloy
M. Edward "Ed" Sellers