Congressman James E. Clyburn
Former Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr.
Anita Zucker, CEO, The InterTech Group, Inc.
Brenda Lauderback, Chair, BOD, Denny’s
Julio Hernandez, Clemson University (Chief of Staff for the Division of Inclusion & Equity)
Silver Sponsor – The College of Charleston
Silver Sponsor – The Citadel (The Military College of South Carolina)
Silver Sponsor – Dominion Energy
Silver Sponsor – The Medical University of South Carolina
Bronze Sponsor – The InterTech Group, Inc.
Bronze Sponsor – Blackbaud, Inc.
Bronze Sponsor – Charleston Southern University
Chair of the Conference Host Committee
Rev. Nelson B. Rivers, III
Pastor, Charity Missionary Baptist Church, North Charleston, SC
and Vice President, Religious Affairs and External Relations, National Action Network
Ms. Julia-Ellen Craft Davis
Dr. Barbara D. Dilligard
Dr. William Marvin Dulaney
Atty. F. Renêe Gaters / Law Offices of F. Renêe Gaters, LLC
Mr. and Mrs. Darrin Goss (Vee)
Mr. William Dudley Gregorie
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome C. Harris (Dr. Gwendolyn L.)
Rev. and Mrs. Jerry Harrison (Dorothy)
Ms. Brenda Lauderback
Ms. Julie Monroe
Ms. Stacia Murphy
Mr. Nigel Redden / General Director, Spoleto Festival USA
Dr. David E. Rivers
Rev. and Mrs. Nelson B. Rivers, III (Carolyn)
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Roberts (Candace) / JJR Development, LLC
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Scott (Rita)
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Seidler (Margaret) / Seidler & Associates, LLC
Dr. Daniel M. Smith, Jr.
Dr. Maxine Smith
Brigadier General (Retired) and Mrs. Henry L. Taylor
Mr. and Mrs. Michael C. Watson (Michele)
Major General and Mrs. Leo V. Williams, III (Vicki)
Mr. and Mrs. Roger E. Williams (Marjorie)
Community Partners / Advertisers / Donors
Teacher’s Workshop / Youth Day Transportation and Lunch
Sponsored by the Charleston County School District
(Dr. Gerrita Postlewait, Superintendent)
Avery Research Center, College of Charleston
Charleston International Airport
Clemson University, The Division of Inclusion & Equity
Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Consolidated / Mr. Kevin Gadsden, Jr.
Earth Management, LLC / Adrianne M. Holt
International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA Local 1422)
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Mary Joseph State Farm Insurance
MOJA Festival, Office of Cultural Affairs, City of Charleston, SC
South Carolina Education Lottery / Mr. Carl Stent, Esq.
The Richardson House (Airbnb) / Mr. David Richardson