The South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Foundation announced four new members elected to its board of directors. These new members will assist the foundation to achieve its mission of increasing awareness and raising revenues to ensure excellence in the nation’s premier public residential high school for the arts.
• Mindie deVeer of Hilton Head Island, SC, Arts Advocate
• Brian Harris of Lexington, SC, Senior IT Auditor, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
• Fain McDaniel of Greenville, SC, Retired Partner, KPMG LLP
• Jonnika Wilson of Gastonia, NC, Senior HR Analyst, The Timken Company
“We are excited to welcome these four outstanding supporters of the Governor's School as new members of the foundation's board,” said Governor's School Foundation Executive Director Rochelle Williams. "They bring the passion, skills, and talents that will fuel our efforts to increase access to the school for students who need financial support, aid the school's efforts to provide arts education in under-resourced counties, and bridge the gap between state funding and the unique needs of South Carolina's premier public arts school."
Located in Greenville, the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities (SCGSAH) cultivates young artists from across the state through pre-professional training in the areas of creative writing, dance, drama, music and visual arts. As a public, residential high school, serving juniors and seniors, students refine their talents in a master-apprentice community while receiving a nationally recognized academic education. Summer programs are available to rising 7th-12th grade students, and SCGSAH serves as a resource to all teachers and students in South Carolina, offering comprehensive outreach programs designed to bring together artists, educators, community organizations, and schools. Visit SCGSAH.org.
The South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Foundation is a nonprofit organization that raises money to support the Governor’s School. The foundation uses its resources to increase access to the school for students who need financial support, aid the school’s efforts to provide arts education in under-resourced counties, and bridge the gap between state funding and the unique needs of South Carolina’s premier public arts school. Visit www.scgsah.org/give or call (864) 282-1570.
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