Location

Charleston

Occupation

Chief Operating Officer, South Carolina Ports Authority

Career History

Senior Vice President - Operations and Terminals, South Carolina Ports Authority; Director - Government Relations, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce; Policy Analyst - Georgia Governor's Office of Planning and Budget

Education

M.B.A. in Global Supply Chain, the University of Tennessee

B.S. (cum laude) in Political Science, Georgia Southern University

Graduate coursework in public administration, Kennesaw State College

Community Involvement

Member - South Carolina Advisory Council of the United States Global Leadership Coalition and Ports Caucus Advisory Board for the United States Congress; Former Member- Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce's Business Advocacy Committee; Past Chair- SC Chamber of Commerce; Community Advisor, Junior League; Previous Boards- Charleston Wine+Food Festival, Communities in Schools and South Carolina Maritime Foundation

Mentor

Todd Abedon