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Board of Trustees

 Meet the Trustees


Coastal Carolina University Board of Trustees

 

 

 

 

from top, left to right
Bill Biggs (vice chairman), Larry Lyles, Wyatt Henderson (chairman), Dan Moore, Oran Smith, Trip DuBard (former trustee), Carlos Johnson, Marion Lee, Natasha Hanna, Sam Swad, George Mullen, Delan Stevens, Will Turner, Charles Lewis (secretary/treasurer), Sam Frink and Gene Spivey; Robert Templeton is not pictured.

 

 


‌Henry McMaster, Governor of South Carolina
The Governor is the ex officio member of the Board and serves for the duration of his tenure as Governor.

A.B., History, University of South Carolina
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law


CCU Trustee Wyatt HendersonD. Wyatt Henderson, Chairman
Seat 4, 4th Congressional District
Board member since 2009; current term to 6/30/21
Executive/Audit Committee, Chair

Managing Partner, Henderson Accounting
B.S., Business Administration, Coastal Carolina University 1998


CCU Trustee Bill BiggsWilliam S. Biggs, Vice Chairman
Seat 13, At Large
Board member since 2006; current term to 6/30/19
Executive/Audit Committee, Vice Chair

President, HMR Veterans Services
B.S., Healthcare Management, Southern Illinois University


CCU Trustee Charles LewisCharles E. Lewis, Secretary/Treasurer
Seat 5, 5th Congressional District
Board member since 2013: current term to 6/30/19
Committees: Athletics; Executive/Audit, Secretary/Treasurer; Finance, Planning and Facilities, Vice Chair

Retired retailer
B.A., Business, Smithdale Massey University


CCU Trustee Sam FrinkSamuel H. Frink
Seat 16, At Large (Gubernatorial Appointee)
Board member since 2003; current term co-terminus with Governor
Committees: Academics and Student Affairs; Government Affairs, Vice Chair

Retired president, partner, Conway Ford Inc. and Grand Strand Nissan
B.S., Chemistry, North Carolina Central University


CCU Trustee Natasha HannaNatasha M. Hanna
Seat 7, 7th Congressional District
Board member since 2009; current term to 6/30/19
Committees: Advancement, Marketing and Alumni Affairs, Chair; Executive/Audit; Finance, Planning and Facilities; Government Affairs

Attorney, Law Office of Natasha M. Hanna, P.C.
B.A., Political Science, Coastal Carolina University 1994
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law


CCU Trustee Carlos JohnsonCarlos C. Johnson
Gubernatorial Designee
Board member since 2011; current term co-terminus with Governor
Committees: Advancement, Marketing and Alumni Affairs; Athletics; Executive/Audit; Finance, Planning and Facilities, Chair

Attorney, Lyles, Darr & Clark LLP
B.S., Political Science, University of South Carolina
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law


CCU Trustee Marion LeeMarion B. Lee
Seat 6, 6th Congressional District
Board member since 2013; current term to 6/30/17
Committees: Athletics; Government Affairs; Student Affairs and Retention

Retired educator
B.A., Mathematics, Presbyterian College
M.A., Education, University of South Carolina


CCU Trustee Larry LylesWilliam L. Lyles Jr.
Seat 3, 3rd Congressional District
Board member since 1993; current term to 6/30/19
Committees: Advancement, Marketing and Alumni Affairs; Athletics; Executive/Audit; Government Affairs, Chair

President, Carolina Beer Co., Inc.
B.A., History, Erskine College


CCU Trustee Dan MooreDaniel W. R. Moore Sr.
Seat 14, At Large
Board member since 2000; current term to 6/30/21
Committees: Academics and Student Affairs; Government Affairs

President, DM Development Company/Private Investments
B.A., Psychology, Clemson University
M.A., Educational Administration and Supervision, Clemson University


CCU Trustee George MullenGeorge E. Mullen
Seat 1, 1st Congressional District
Board member since 2013; current term to 6/30/19
Committees: Athletics; Government Affairs

Attorney, Mullen Wylie, LLC
B.A., Political Science, Mercer University
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law


CCU Trustee Oran SmithOran P. Smith
Seat 2, 2nd Congressional District
Board member since 1993; current term to 6/30/21
Committees: Academics and Student Affairs, Chair; Executive/Audit; Finance, Planning and Facilities; Student Affairs and Retention

President, Palmetto Family Council
B.A., Political Science, Clemson University
M.P.A., Public Administration, University of South Carolina
Ph.D., Government and International Studies, University of South Carolina


CCU Trustee Gene SpiveyEugene C. Spivey
Seat 9, At Large
Board member since 2002; current term to 6/30/19
Committees: Academics and Student Affairs; Athletics, Chair; Executive/Audit; Finance, Planning and Facilities

Vice President, Horry Land Company
B.S., Business Real Estate, Coastal Carolina University 1991


CCU Trustee Delan StevensH. Delan Stevens
Seat 12, At Large
Board member since 2015; current term to 6/30/21
Committees: Athletics; Finance, Planning and Facilities

Executive Vice President, Peoples Underwriters, Inc.
B.A., Political Science, Coastal Carolina University 1979


Samuel J. Swad, M.D. imageSamuel J. Swad
Seat 10, At Large
Board member since 2003; current term to 6/30/21
Committees: Academics and Student Affairs, Vice Chair; Student Affairs and Retention

Physician, Family Medicine
B.S., Business Administration, Coastal Carolina University 1986
M.D., University of South Carolina School of Medicine


CCU Trustee Robert TempletonRobert G. Templeton
Seat 15, At Large
Board member since 2008; current term to 6/30/17
Committees: Advancement, Marketing and Alumni Affairs; Student Affairs and Retention, Vice Chair

District Manager, Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors
A.S., Mechanical Engineering, Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College


CCU Trustee Will TurnerWilliam E. Turner III
Seat 11, At Large
Board member since 2011; current term to 6/30/19
Committees: Advancement, Marketing and Alumni Affairs; Executive/Audit; Finance, Planning and Facilities; Student Affairs and Retention, Chair

National Account Manager–Southeast
Navigator Group Purchasing
B.S., Business Administration, Coastal Carolina University 1997


Vacant
Seat 8, At Large