• Executive Committee

  • Chair
    Paul Robbins,
    First Citizens

  • Vice Chair / Education & Workforce Development
    Dennis Turner,
    Duke Energy

  • Chair-Elect / Military Affairs
    Donny Hines,
    Hines Furniture Company

  • Immediate Past Chair
    Jeanie Crotts,
    NHC Healthcare Sumter
  • Vice Chair / Membership
    Kim Hatchell,
    Galloway & Moseley Jewelers

  • Board of Directors

  • Vice Chair / Existing Industry
    Kevin Johnson,
    BD Diagnostics

  • Director
    Vince Pavkov,
    Pavkov Contracting LLC
  • Vice Chair / Small Business Resource
    David Sanders,
    NBSC Bank 

  • Vice Chair / Leadership Development
    Keith Ivey,
    Midlands Fatherhood Coalition

  • Past Chairs Council
    Melissa White,

  • Vice Chair / Government Relations
    Cary Coker
    Nu-Idea School Supply

  • Ex-Officio

    Deron McCormic, City Manager

    James McCain, Sumter County Council

    Joseph McElveen, Mayor of Sumter

    Thomas McElveen, South Carolina State Senate

    Gary Mixon, Sumter County Manager

    Greg Thompson, Thompson Industries, Chair / Sumter County Econ. Dev. Board

    Col. David Vaclavik, Shaw Air Force Base/20th Mission Support Group


  • Welcome New Members

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      19 Acres Candles, Bath & Body
    • Trapp-Construction-and-Remodeling.jpg
      Trapp Construction & Remodeling
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      Clean By Design Cleaning Service, LLC
    • Crestwood-High-RC--5.jpg
      Crestwood High School's Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
    • Hunter's-Crossing-RC-w1024.jpg
      Great Southern Homes/Hunter's Crossing
    • The-Sidewalk-Cafe'-RC-7-2-w1650.jpg
      The Sidewalk Cafe'
    • Jersey-Joe's-RC-12-w1650.jpg
      Jersey Joe's Custom Apparel
    • Ragin-Preparatory-Christian-Academy-7-w1237.jpg
      Ragin Christian Preparatory Academy
    • Central-Midlands-Adult-Day-Center-14.jpg
      Ribbon Cutting for Central Midlands Adult Day Center
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      Elephants & more
    • Shuler-RC-9.jpg
      The Real Estate & Business Law Firm of Franklin M. Shuler, LLC
    • Alice-Drive-Middle-Golden-Apple.jpg
      Alice Drive Middle School Golden Apple Award
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      2018 Chamber Retreat
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      2018 Chamber Retreat
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      2018 Chamber Retreat
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      2018 Chamber Retreat
    • BAH-Jan.-2018-4.jpg
      Nu-Idea School Supply Business After Hours
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      Nu-Idea School Supply Business After Hours
    • 2017-Holiday-Social--2.jpg
      Holiday Social
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      Holiday Social
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      Holiday Social
  • Life is Good in Sumter

    From Arts and Recreation to Dining and more, Sumter has great things to offer.