Foundation Board

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

The GSSM Foundation Board of Directors

The GSSM Foundation is grateful for the support of our board members who bring tremendous experience, passion, and dedication to the business of supporting South Carolina's premier STEM high school.

Foundation board members serve three-year terms and represent leading businesses and universities across the nation.

Hamid Aboutorabi
Giti Tire R&D Center (North America)

Brad Alexander
Dartpoints

Becky Askins, Annual Fund Chair
Integrated Systems, Inc.

Mary Morton Bell
Zeus Industrial Products, Inc.

Brian Burkhart
Milliken & Company

Tom Burns
BWX Technologies

Connie S. Cain, P.E., CEM, Immediate Past President

Jane H. Campbell, Parent
Santee Cooper

Joseph A. Cignarale
AFL Telecommunications, LLC

Suzana Cizmic
Robert Bosch LLC

Patrick J. Cleary '01, Board Secretary
Bowman and Brooke LLP

Ashley Daugherty, PhD
Nephron Pharmaceuticals

Andrew S. Etkind
JTEKT

Brian L. Fast
First Citizens Bank

Nicole Flippin
Duke Energy, Robinson Nuclear Plant

Tanuja V. Garde '91, Personnel Chair
Boeing

Michele Pridgen
Honda of South Carolina Mfg., Inc.

Mary M. Gentry
ScanSource

James Gergen, Past Board President
CPM Federal Credit Union

Mark Giuliani
Dodge Industrial

Jason Hong '93
Carnegie Mellon University

Douglas W. Kim
Kim and Lahey Law Firm, LLC

Deborah DuRant Locklair
McLeod Health

Christopher S. Madden, Parent, Board Treasurer, Finance Chair
Michelin North America, Inc.

Jim Rourke
Nexsen Pruet

Royce Shannon
Dominion Energy

Michael M. Shetterly, Board Vice President
Ogletree Deakins

Karen Smith
Kyocera AVX

Sarah P. Spruill '93
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.

Heather L. Srulevich, Board President
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina

Ann Trapp
Rolls-Royce Solutions America, Inc.

Brigid Troan '91
Integrated Laboratory Systems

Marci Tuten
Sonoco Products Company

Wilson L. White '99
Google

Jun Xu '97
Brighton Best International, Inc.

Members Ex-Officio

Bob Brown
Chair, GSSM Board of Trustees

Beth Dinndorf, Executive Director
GSSM Foundation

Danny Dorsel '90
President, GSSM

Members Emeritus

Howard Daniel
Harris E. DeLoach Jr.
Emerson Gower
The Honorable Gerald Malloy
M. Edward "Ed" Sellers