The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium Board of Directors will hold its annual meeting from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on November 3, 2022 at the Consortium’s office, 287 Meeting Street, Charleston, S.C. Items on the agenda include an overview of the Consortium; Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plan update; FY2021-2022 achievements and key future opportunities; FY2023-2024 biennial research program; strategic planning; budget and grants updates; FY2023-2024 state budget request; and election of the next Consortium Board Chair and Vice-Chair.
Members of the media and the public are invited to attend. Please register on/by Wednesday, November 2 at www.scseagrant.org/bod-registration.
The Consortium’s Board of Directors is composed of the executive officers of its member institutions. Current board members are: Dr. Robert H. Jones, provost of Clemson University and Consortium Board Chair; Mr. Robert H. Boyles, Jr., director of S.C. Department of Natural Resources and Consortium Board Vice-Chair; Dr. James B. Clements, president of Clemson University; Dr. Michael T. Benson, president of Coastal Carolina University; Dr. Andrew T. Hsu, president of College of Charleston; Dr. Luther F. Carter, president of Francis Marion University; Dr. David J. Cole, president of Medical University of South Carolina; Colonel Alexander Conyers, president of South Carolina State University; General Glenn M. Walters, president of The Citadel; and Dr. Michael Amiridis, president of University of South Carolina.