The Founding Board Members
Carlos O. Washington, Vice Chairman
Dept. of Juvenile Justice Board Member, Former President of Florence Jr. Football League, School Foundation Member, Salvation Army Board Member, Florence Youth Basketball Board Member/
Governance & Student Discipline
Gary Summerfield Jr., FNP, Secretary
Nurse Practitioner at The Medical University of SC Emergency Department, Florence Campus.
Former Captain in the US Air Force Reserves. US Army Veteran of Operation Desert Storm/Shield. Active member of Calvary Baptist Church Florence, SC.
Cherry Gerrald, Treasurer
Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of Citizens Bank, Florence, SC. Active in many church and community volunteer organizations as well as business development for Florence.
Amanda Tyner, RN
SC State Board of Nursing RN, Liaison for McLeod Health, Nurse Case Manager, Experienced Event Planner; Involved in Area Economic Growth; Experienced Public Speaker.
Dr. Thomas Ducey, PhD
Reseach Microbiologist with the US Department of Agriculture, City of Darlington resident, Volunteer youth baseball coach, Interested in STEM development and integration, Facilitator of the Virtus Academy LEGO Club