30 graduate from Chamber’s annual leadership program
The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce held a graduation ceremony for its Leadership Florence Class of 2021 on June 16 at Homewood Suites.
The 30-member graduating class held a ‘Helping Florence Bounce Back’ raffle and hygiene supply collection drive and giveaway, creating about 600 hygiene kits for the underserved clients of HopeHealth, Manna House and United Way of Florence County. Items included toothbrushes, shampoo and soap.
Members of the Leadership Florence Class of 2021 are: Taylor Hucks (A&I Fire and Water Restoration), Kristi Hylan (ADP). Sarah Duby (Assurant), Brian Bynum (City of Florence), John Brown Jr. (Dedicated Community Bank), Mike Walters (Duke Energy), Jasmine Dutton (Dutton Polymer), Anna Lane (FDTC), Arthur Williamson (FDTC), David Hall (First Reliance Bank), Reggie Sanders (Florence County), Gregg Hall (Florence One Schools), Scott Dell (FMU), Katherine Thomas (GE Healthcare), Jamie Gerber (GE Healthcare), Kimberly Porter (Honda of SC), Tevin Leary (HopeHealth), Ashton White (HopeHealth), Emily Adams (McLeod Health), Paul Jones (Manna House), Lann Waldrop (Morning News), (MUSC-Florence) Rachelle Ball, (New Spring Church), Tyler Jenkins (New Spring Church), Samantha George-Mack (PDRTA), Michael Shirley (Pepsi of Florence), Rick Favaloro (Rules at Work), Jenna Nance (United Way of Florence), Tammy Howle (Vulcraft), J.T. Carroll (Vulcraft), and Sandra Sturkie (Webster Rogers).
Taylor Hucks was presented the Outstanding Participant Award.