Leadership

Meet the Board

The South Carolina Planned Giving Council is governed by professionals from the industry who believe in serving their peers and helping to improve the resources and education for planned giving professionals across the state.

Executive Committee
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Bill Yaeger

President

Sr. Director of Donor Legacy Planning
The Citadel Foundation

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Lisa DeFrietas

Secretary

Director of Gift Planning
Wofford College

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Sam Head

Immediate Past President

Financial Advisor
Ameriprise Financial Services

President-Elect

Peggy Cieslikowski

President-Elect

Executive Director of Planned Giving
College of Charleston

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Dana Taylor

VP for Programs

Director Planned Giving
MUSC

Melissa Levesque
Melissa Levesque
Treasurer

VP Development & Stewardship
Coastal Community Foundation

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Daniel Prohaska
VP for Membership

CEO
Lions Vision Services

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Beth Wingard

President Emeritus

Senior Major Gift Officer
Lexington Medical Center

Directors
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Clay Grayson

Attorney
Grayson Firm

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Michelle Hardy

VP for Advancement
Central Carolina Community Foundation

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Rachel Chesser

Director of Planned Giving
ETV Endowment of SC

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Wes Daniels

Director of Gift Planning
University of SC

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Lauren Ward

Attorney
A Business Law Firm

Council Executive
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Nancye Bailey, CAE
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