Members of the SC Community Development Association
elected their 2018 – 2019 board of directors
. They are President Shannon Munoz, City of Hartsville; Vice President Imma Nwobodu, Greenville County Redevelopment Authority; Secretary Jessie Walker, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments; Past President Carolet Thomas, City of Sumter. Members at large are Barbara Johnson, Lowcountry Council of Governments; DeWayne Ennis, Town of Allendale; Kimberly Herndon, Catawba Regional Council of Governments; Martha Whitaker, SC Department of Commerce; Mauretta Dorsey, Town of Andrews; Emory Langston, Lower Savannah Council of Governments; and Shawn Bell, City of Fountain Inn.
The City of Greenwood
received a “Creative Partnerships” recognition by the South Carolina Palmetto Affordable Housing Forum awards for its neighborhood revitalization project. The project involved establishing partnerships, securing funds, removing blight and restoring neighborhood pride.