Board Members

Dr. Bill Painter, Chairman

Ms. Susan Hilton
Retired Educator

Mrs. Bonnie Disney, Secretary


Ms. Kathy Nigro, Treasurer


Mrs. Debbie Thomas

Retired Educator

Dr. Marion H. Newton

Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church, Pastor

Mr. Walter "Sonny" Newman

Newman law Firm, Attorney

Mrs. Bronwyn K. McElveen

Sumter County Assistant Solicitor

Mr. Grier Blackwelder

Retired, Sumter Chamber of Commerce 

DAC Hodges Anthony

Shaw AFB/Third Army US ARCENT, Deputy Chief of Staff

Mrs. Shirl Goodman

BD Human Resources Partner

Dr. J. Frank Baker


Mrs. Karen Michalik
Sumter School District Board of Trustees Vice Chairman

Mr. David Wright
Wilder Elementary School, Principal

Fall for learning festival

The Sumter Education Foundation is pleased to present the Fall Festival for Learning on Saturday, October 24, 2015, from 10 AM-4 PM at the USC Sumter Nettles Building. The festival will include arts and crafts, specialty food items, entertainment, a Chinese auction, and children’s activities.  You can download the Vendor Form here and the Event Flyer here on the images to download the respective forms.