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    Respect

    Collaboration

    Innovation
    Compassion
    Integrity

  • Our Values

    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, the outreach programs, and ancillary functions. They establish general policies of the University, define educational programs, and approve annual budgets. The Board names principal officers of the University, including the President. Meeting six (6) times a year, the comprised group includes physicians, dentists, an engineer, former congressmen, a former business executive, a CPA, and an attorney.

MUSC Board Member Biographies

NameService BeganExpiration of Terms
Members Representing Medical Profession
Dr. Donald R. Johnson, II, Chairman
(First District) Charleston
19942018
Dr. James Lemon
(Second District) Columbia
20142018
Dr. Stanley C. Baker, Jr.
(Third District) Greenwood
19772018
Dr. Charles B. Thomas, Jr.
(Fourth District) Greenville
19962020
Dr. G. Murrell Smith, Sr.
(Fifth District) Sumter
20132020
Dr. Ragin C. Monteith
(Sixth District) Columbia
20132018
Dr. E. Conyers O'Bryan, Jr.
(Seventh District) Florence
19762020
   
Members, Lay or Non-Medical
Mr. Michael E. Stavrinakis
(First District) Charleston
20132020
Mr. William H. Bingham, Sr., Vice Chairman
(Second District) Columbia
20022020
Mr. Charles W. Schulze
(Third District) Greenwood
20022020
Thomas L. Stephenson, Esq.
(Fourth District) Greenville
19982018
Ms. Terri R. Barnes
(Fifth District) Prosperity
20142018
Ms. Barbara Johnson-Williams
(Sixth District) Orangeburg
20132020
The Honorable James A. Battle
(Seventh District) Nichols
20132018
Mr. William A. Baker, Jr.*
Charleston
2014*** 
Dr. Harold W Jablon**
Charleston
2011*** 
   

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