Board Of Directors

2022-2023 Board Chairs

Board Chair

Wendy Kopp

Wendy Kopp FineMark National Bank and Trust

Audit Chair

Chris Glenn

Chris Glenn Roper St. Francis Healthcare 

Finance Chair

Bob Lowe

Bob Lowe ExecHQ 

Community Impact Chair

Courtney Howard, PhD

Courtney Howard, PhD College of Charleston

 Investment Chair

Dan Gallagher

Dan Gallagher Stier Supply Company

Chair-Elect

Barbara Melvin

Barbara Melvin South Carolina Ports Authority

Immediate Past Chair/Nominations Chair

Tim Grow

Tim Grow Elliott Davis

Campaign Cabinet Chair

David Burt

David Burt LS3P Associates Ltd.

Marketing & Communications Chair

Elizabeth Rogers Prim

Elizabeth Rogers Prim Chernoff Newman 

2021-2022 Board Members

  • Ernest Andrade, Charleston Digital Corridor

  • Wendy Brewer, Wells Fargo Private Bank

  • P.J. Browning, Evening Post News

  • Natasha Chatman, Fetter Health Care Network

  • Dondi Costin, Ph.D., Charleston Southern University

  • Dan Curia, City of Charleston

  • Sara DeWolf, J.D., Community Volunteer

  • Monifa Ellington, Ingevity

  • Rebecca Engelman, Select Health of South Carolina

  • Bob Fei, Life Cycle Engineering

  • B. Shawan Gillians, J.D., Womble Bond Dickinson

  • Greg Habib, City of Goose Creek

  • Fleetwood Hassell, Bank of South Carolina

  • Scott Howell, Ground Swell Capital

  • Deon Jackson, Community Volunteer

  • Fran Johnson, Johnson & Johnson Insurance, Inc

  • Julie Kornahrens, Dorchester School District Two

  • Todd Lant, Blackbaud

  • Ken Lott, Santee Cooper

  • Lauren Nilan, Elliott Davis LLC

  • Christina Oh, Trident Medical Center

  • Cassandra Price, AstenJohnson

  • Marcela Rabens, Universal Latin News

  • Michael Scarafile, Carolina One Real Estate

  • Arnold Singleton, D.B.A., Santee Cooper

  • Reeves Skeen, First Citizens Bank

  • Ken Smith, Womble Bond Dickinson

  • Melanie Stith, Roper St. Francis Healthcare

  • Peter Tecklenburg, Charleston County Government

  • Lisa Van Bergen, Professional Nonprofit Solutions

  • Fran Welch, Ph.D., College of Charleston

  • Ed Woodcock, Ingevity

  • David Zaas, MD, Medical University of South Carolina

  • Bill Zobel, Banks Construction

Trident United Way Life Directors

Trident United Way Life Directors are pillars in our community who demonstrate a deep commitment to the Tri-County region and embody the core values upheld by Trident United Way —Integrity, Respect, Equity, Collaboration and Innovation. Each honoree has been duly nominated and unanimously conferred the title of Life Director by the Trident United Way Board of Directors.

Nella Barkley

Hugh Lane, Jr.

Charles Patrick, Jr.

Anita Zucker