Dr. Tony Beam is the Director of Church and Community Engagement for the Tim Brashier Campus of North Greenville University. He is also co-host of the radio broadcast Christian Worldview with Tony and Hannah, and serves as interim Pastor for Brushy Creek Baptist Church in Taylors. He and his wife, Denise, have three children and seven grandchildren.


Reese Boyd III is an attorney and partner with of Davis & Boyd, LLC, located in Myrtle Beach, SC. Reese is a native of Conway and a graduate of Conway High School. He also graduated from Davidson College with a degree in economics, and later from the University of South Carolina School of Law. He is active in community and church activities, and his family and he are members of First Baptist Church, Murrells Inlet.

Brian Craven is an attorney with Murphy Grantland, P.A. in Columbia, SC. He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and The John Marshall Law School at the University of Chicago. Brian is active in the community and served on the board of the Children’s Trust of SC for eight years. He also serves as a deacon at First Baptist Church, Columbia. He and his wife, Rikki, have two children.

Martin is the managing shareholder of Sweeny, Wingate & Barrow’s Pee Dee Region office in Hartsville, South Carolina. Martin is a graduate of Clemson University and the University of South Carolina School of Law. Martin was served as President of the Student Body at Clemson and as the Managing Editor of the SOUTH CAROLINA LAW REVIEW where he authored two published notes. He is married to Karen and is the proud father of five children.

Pastor Tony Foster has been preaching and teaching the Gospel for 30 years nationally and internationally. He is co-founder and Senior Pastor of Restoration Worship Center in Greenwood, President of Restoration Bible College, and presides over the many ministries of Restoration Worship Center. He is also the CEO and Founder of Foster Development Group, LLC.

Tony received an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity degree from Christian Bible Institute & Seminary. In addition, he has worked as a Health Educator/Counselor with the University of South Carolina, Social Work Department. He worked extensively with churches and non-profits equipping and developing people to maximize their potential.


Mark is the Director of Governmental Affairs for the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce. In addition to this role, his career has included leading the Office of Public Policy for the South Carolina Baptist Convention, being on staff with the Lieutenant Governor and running political campaigns.

Mark is a native of Conway, graduate of Clemson University and resident of Chapin. Mark and his wife Ali have two young sons and are members of First Baptist Columbia where he serves as a deacon and in other leadership positions.


Joe’s career spans over 30 years in both the public and private sectors involving all areas of personnel administration, employee relations, and employee benefits. He was deputy director of the South Carolina Retirement Systems, deputy executive director of the Budget and Control Board; deputy state personnel director; personnel director for C. R. Bard Inc., and director of operations for the Western Carolina Division of J. B. Ivey and Company. Joe also served as the first Director of the Office of Public Policy at the South Carolina Baptist Convention.

Joe and his wife Beverly are active members of Columbia First Baptist Church where he has served in numerous leadership roles.


Dr. Mills is a South Carolina Christian education leader, serving as President of the South Carolina Association of Christian schools. He has assisted about a dozen churches on the East Coast in starting Christian schools. Dr. Mills holds a B.A. from Southern Wesleyan University, a B.S.L. from Holmes Theological Seminary, a M.R.E. from Heritage Graduate School and a Ph.D., from Andersonville Baptist Seminary.

William Renfrow is President of Renfrow Industrial, a combination of Renfrow Brothers (an industrial construction company) and OpSource Staffing. William’s desire was to follow Christ and open and operate a company where employees could work hard, be successful, and live out their faith.

William graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology. William is a member and currently in a position of leadership at First Baptist Church of Spartanburg. He and his wife, Lisa, have five children and one grandchild.


LaDonna is a graduate of Bob Jones University with degrees in Oral Communication and Public Speaking. She also formerly worked on staff at BJU as well as for various political campaigns.

LaDonna has been married to her husband, Robert, for 32 years and currently lives in Greer.


Colonel Witte has been the CEO for The Coastal Educational Foundation (CEF) since January 2011. Stovall has had a diverse career including over twenty years as an Infantry Officer in the US Army; six years in senior staff positions in the US House of Representatives; and almost seven years as Vice President for Advancement and Marketing at Charleston Southern University. Stovall has been married to Jan since finishing college, and they have three children.

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