About the Chairman

Chairman Ms. Dorothy Riley

Chairman Ms. Dorothy Riley

Chairman Dorothy Riley has served on the Lower Savannah Board of Directors for eight years. She is the Mayor of the Town of Fairfax in Allendale County.

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Board of Directors 2018-2019

Allendale County (6)

Larry Cohen - Allendale Town Council
Rebecca Gooding - Public Representative
Dorothy Riley (Chairman) - Mayor, Town of Fairfax
William E. Robinson - Allendale County Council Chair
Dawan Smith - Allendale Town Council
Theresa Taylor - Allendale County Council

Barnwell County (6)

Tim Bennett - Public Representative
Freddie L. Houston - Barnwell County Council
David Kenner (Treasurer) - Barnwell County Council
Ben Kinlaw - Barnwell County Council
Jason Stapleton - Mayor, Town of Williston
Thomas L. Williams - Public Representative
Lonnie Hosey * - Ex Officio

Orangeburg County (8)

Michael Butler - Mayor, City of Orangeburg
Janie Cooper-Smith † - Orangeburg County Council
Heyward Livingston - Orangeburg County Council
Johnny Ravenell - Orangeburg County Council
Vernon Stephens - Orangeburg School District 5 Board
Harry F. Wimberly - Orangeburg County Council
C. Bradley Hutto * - Ex Officio
Vacant (1)
Joseph C. Jackson - Board Member Emeritus
Silas Seabrooks, Jr. - Board Member Emeritus

Aiken County (8)

Roger Boyd - Public Representative
Danny Feagin - Aiken County Council
Willar H. Hightower - AIken County Council
Lessie B. Price - AIken City Council
Kathy D. Rawls - Aiken County Council
Andrew Siders (Vice Chairman) - Aiken County Council
John Simmons - Public Representative
Thomas H. Williams - Public Representative

Bamberg County (6)

Jerry Bell - Bamberg Chamber of Commerce
Clint Carter - Bamberg County Council
Sharon Hammond - Bamberg County Council
Rev. Shawn Hanks - Public Representative
Larry Haynes (Past Chairman) † - Bamberg County Council
Gerald Wright - Mayor, City of Denmark
Justin Bamberg * - Ex Officio

Calhoun County (6)

Helen Carson-Peterson - Mayor, Town of St. Matthews
James E. Haigler - Calhoun County Council
Roger L. Hill † - Public Representative
Joe Sikes - Public Representative
David K. Summers - Calhoun County Council Chair
Ken Westbury - Calhoun County Council
Russell L. Ott* - Ex Officio

* SC Legislative Delegation Representatives
† SC Association of Regional Councils Board Members