EACC – Carolinas Board

Left to Right: Hank Hyatt, Peggy Latini, Trey Pennington, Linda Hannon, Jay Rogers,  Howard Daniel, James Brown, Eric Schmid, Mark Farris, Samantha Spratt, Michael Panasko. Photo by Sabina Cavalli (www.sabinacavalli.com)

The EACC Carolinas Board is composed of individuals from the private sector. It includes companies from a variety of sectors with relevant knowledge and expertise in issues pertinent to firms engaged in some form of transatlantic commerce. The board includes companies that have significant presence/relationships in both North Carolina and South Carolina.

Our Board Members are:
• Experienced business leaders and professionals who are committed and connected to deliver on the mission of the board and the EACC
• Charged with the responsibility of leading the organization’s vision and advising the staff on strategic actions

Our Board Members:

Howard Daniel
Ogletree Deakins, Shareholder
Chairman

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Eric Schmid
Elliott Davis Decosimo, Shareholder
Vice Chairman

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Jay Rogers
Nelson Mullins, Partner
Secretary

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Trey Pennington
Senior Vice President, CBRE

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Carson Cato 
Chief Supply Officer, AFL

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James Brown
Vice President, Power Services, Fluor

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Our Ex Officio Board Members:

Mark Farris
Greenville Area Development Corporation, President and CEO

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Mike Panasko
Economic Development, City of Greenville, Business Development Manager

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John Lummus
Upstate SC Alliance, President and CEO

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Hank Hyatt
Greenville Chamber, Senior Vice President, Economic Competitiveness

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John Kimbrell
Spartanburg Chamber

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