Today – more than ever – private commitment to public education is critical to enhance our schools. South Carolina Future Minds serves as the hub for private support of public schools. We make it easy for individuals and businesses to support 750,000 children and 50,000 teachers in nearly 1,200 schools throughout our state.
Economic development, personal income, thriving communities, and quality of life all begin with education. South Carolina Future Minds provides the infrastructure to support investments in public school innovation throughout the state. We do this by:
A South Carolina education system that equips each and every student with the tools, knowledge, and attitude for success in work or post secondary education.
South Carolina Future Minds champions world class student achievement by developing excellence in teaching, encouraging collaboration, and connecting private financial support to public schools.
Nella Gray Barkley, Chair
Co-Founder, Crystal-Barkley Corp.
Chris Verenes, Treasurer
President/CEO, Security Federal Bank
The Reverand Susan Heath, Secretary
Coordinator of Bishops, Public Education Initiative
Childs & Halligan, P.A.
Dr. Steve Wilson
2017 Superintendent of the Year
Connect South Carolina
Theodore B. Dubose
Attorney, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd
Dr. James H. Rex
SC Superintendent of Education, 2006-2009
Assistant VP, BlueCross Blushield of South Carolina
Supply Chain/VP, Comporium
2017 Teacher of the Year
Executive Director, South Carolina School Boards Association