Honorary Chair
Congressman James E. Clyburn
6th District – South Carolina

2019 Host Committee

Rev. Nelson B. Rivers, III
Chair of the Conference Host Committee

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. William Marvin Dulaney

Mr. and Mrs. Michael C. English (Michele)

Atty. F. Renêe Gaters
Law Offices of F. Renêe Gaters, LLC

Mr. and Mrs. Darrin Goss (Vee)

Mr. William Dudley Gregorie

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. Leon Scott (Rita)

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Seidler (Margaret)
Seidler & Associates, LLC

Dr. Maxine Smith

Dr. Daniel M. Smith, Jr.

Major General and Mrs. Leo V. Williams, III (Vicki)


Avery Research Center, College of Charleston

MOJA Festival, Charleston, SC

South Carolina Education Lottery

Dr. Ade Ofunniyin – The Gullah Society