Our Board

The Disabilities Board of Charleston County is governed by a 17-member Board of Directors. Members of the Board of Directors serve on a volunteer basis, with no compensation. Members are nominated by Charleston County Council and appointed by the state Governor.

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, The Disabilities Board of Charleston County Board of Directors meetings will be held virtually on the 4th Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. If you would like more information on how you can view these meetings, please call Dorothy L. White at 843-805-5800, ext. 1208.

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Board Chairman

Dr. Virginia Nichols

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Vice Chair

Alex Jackson


Finance Committee Chair




Dr. Betsy Pilcher

Carla Gadson

Cheryll Woods-Flowers

Geoffrey Groat, Jr.

Heather Hall

Jillian Barton

Jamie Mobberly

Leo McLaughlin

Lisa Sessoms Psy.D

P. Cooper Coker, IV
Robert Carnevale

William Reineck