Meet the CISSC Board of Directors

The CISSC board of directors plays an active and integral role in our success.  Each board member is selected for their commitment to education and share a common belief that every child deserves the best possible chance to succeed in school and in life.  CISSC board members are successful business and community leaders.

Mark Fell, AIF® | Chair  
Conte Fell Advisors 
Registered Principal, Financial Advisor 

Amir Adbullah | Vice Chair

Terry Schmoyer | Treasurer  
Schmoyer and Company, LLC 
Managing Partner  

Derek Lewis, CFRE | Secretary 
Greenville First Steps 
Executive Director 

Porter Johnson | Immediate Past Chair 
Director, Regional Operations 

Lindsay Ball, CPA 
Elliott Davis  
Managing Partner  

David Burt
Principal, Vice President  

Dr. Baron Davis
The Noegenesis Group
Founder & Chief Executive Officer


Sedrick McCallum 
South State Bank 
Sr. Vice President, Community Development Officer 

Merriweather Mulé, CFP®, CDFA® 
Beacon Pointe Advisors 
Senior Wealth Advisor 

James T. Starling
Dominion Energy 
Manager, Operations Planning

Amanda Taylor
Regional Director, South Carolina 

Katherine E. Watts, LMSW, ACM-SW 
Lexington Medical Center 
Director of Medical Social Work

Thank you to our partners!

Thank you to the following statewide partners for their incredible support of our mission, and ensuring every student has the tools and resources they need to succeed. We thank them for making a difference and strengthening communities across South Carolina.