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Bank Board

The South Carolina Conservation Bank Act establishes a fourteen-member board to govern the Conservation Bank. The board consists of:

  1. The Chairman of the Board for the Department of Natural Resources, the Chairman of the South Carolina Forestry Commission, and the Director for the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism all of whom serve ex officio and without voting privileges.
  2. Three members appointed by the Governor from the state at large.
  3. Four members appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, one each from the third, fourth, and sixth Congressional Districts and one member from the State at large.
  4. Four members appointed by the President Pro Tempore of the Senate, one each from the first, second, fifth, and seventh Congressional Districts.



Michael G. McShane, Chairman
328 East Bay Street
Charleston, SC 29401
W. Thomas Lavender, Jr., Vice Chairman
1230 Main Street, Suite 700 
Columbia, SC 29201 
Andrea Clark 
PO Box 297 
Ridgeland, SC 29936 

Elliott Close 
PO Box 4200 
Rock Hill, SC 29732 

Geordy Johnson
100 Dunbar Street, Suite 400
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Charles G. Lane
Holcombe, Fair & Lane
PO Box 668
Charleston, SC 29402

Brent McLaurin
4207 Six and Twenty Road
Williamston, SC 29697

Curtis M. Spencer
407 N. Pike Rd. East
Sumter, SC 29153

C. Richmond Wilhoit, Jr. 
3004 West Palmetto St. 
Florence, SC 29501

Keith Williamson
2100 Vista Vue Drive 
Hartsville, SC 29550

Larry L. Yonce
37 Yonce Pond Rd. 
Johnston, SC 29832

Norman F. Pulliam
SCDNR Board Chairman 
812 East Main Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302
Dr. Walt McPhail
SC Forestry Comm. Chairman
2 Jenkins Court
Mauldin, SC 29662
Duane N. Parrish 
SC PRT Director 
1205 Pendleton St. Suite 248 
Columbia, SC 29201 

J. Raleigh West III
Executive Director 
2711 Middleburg Dr, Suite 308
Columbia, SC 29204 
Office: 803-734-3986
Cell: 843-425-3600
Fax: 803-734-6326

Amber J. Larck
Project Manager 
2711 Middleburg Dr, Suite 308
Columbia, SC 29204 
Office: 803-734-3883
Cell: 803-917-1033 
Fax: 803-734-6326
Margaret B. Pennebaker
Business Manager
2711 Middleburg Dr, Suite 308
Columbia, SC 29204 
Office: 803-734-0360 
Fax: 803-734-6326