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    Collaboration

    Innovation
    Compassion
    Integrity

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    Respect
    Collaboration

    Innovation

    Compassion
    Integrity

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    Our Values

    Respect
    Collaboration
    Innovation

    Compassion

    Integrity

  • Our Values

    Respect
    Collaboration
    Innovation
    Compassion

    Integrity


Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the final authority and governing body of MUSC, its colleges, outreach programs and ancillary functions. The Board establishes general policies of the University, defines educational programs and approves annual budgets. The Board names the principal officers of the organization, including the President. Meeting six (6) times a year, the comprised group includes physicians, an attorney, a CPA, dentists, a former congressman, business executives and a former educator.

MUSC Board Member Biographies

NameService BeganExpiration of Terms
Members Representing Medical Profession
Dr. Donald R. Johnson II
(First District) Charleston
19942022
Dr. James Lemon, Vice-Chairman
(Second District) Columbia
20142022
Dr. Richard M. Christian, Jr.
(Third District) Greenwood
20172022
Vacant.
(Fourth District) 
 2020
Dr. G. Murrell Smith, Sr.
(Fifth District) Sumter
20132020
Dr. William Melvin "Mel" Brown III
(Sixth District) Charleston
20182022
Dr. Paul T. Davis
(Seventh District) Darlington
20182020
   
Members, Lay or Non-Medical
Mr. Michael E. Stavrinakis
(First District) Charleston
20132020
Mr. William H. Bingham, Sr., PE
(Second District) Columbia
20022020
Mr. Charles W. Schulze, Chairman
(Third District) Greenwood
20022020
Thomas L. Stephenson, Esq.
(Fourth District) Greenville
19982022
Ms. Terri R. Barnes
(Fifth District) Rock Hill
20142022
Ms. Barbara Johnson-Williams
(Sixth District) Orangeburg
20132020
The Honorable James A. Battle
(Seventh District) Nichols
20132022
Mr. William A. "Bill" Baker, Jr.*
Charleston
2014*** 
Dr. C. Guy Castles III**
Columbia
2017*** 
   

   *At-Large Member
 **Governor's Designee
***Serves at the pleasure of the Governor

 
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