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Kimberly Poulin, Clerk to Council
Phone: (864) 260-1036
Fax: (864) 260-4356

Physical Address:
101 South Main Street
Anderson, SC 29624

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Mailing Address:
PO Box 8002
Anderson, SC 29624

County Council Directory


     
   

District One - Craig Wooten 

     
   

Biography:  Lifelong resident of Anderson County.  Attended Pendleton High School. Married to wife Abby with three children.
Education:  Received his BS from Clemson University in Management and Accounting with emphasis in International Studies. 
Profession:  Director of Business Development for Tactical Medical Solutions, Inc.                                                                                                              Community Involvement: Member of Concord Baptist Church. Anderson Red Cross Advisory Board Member, Ambassador ANMED Health, Anderson YMCA Major Gifts Committee, Board Member Anderson Crisis Pregnancy Center, South Carolina District Export Council.
Current Standing Committees/Boards: Chairman of Procurement  ADHOC Committee, Economic Development/Public Safety/Recycling & Solid Waste/Planning and Public Works/ and Terminal ADHOC Board Member; Board Member of Innovate Anderson.

Contact phone number:  864-276-8867  or  Craig Wooten  
             

     
   

District Two - Gracie S. Floyd 

     
    Gracie S. Floyd was born and reared in Columbia, SC.  She attended Booker T. Washington High School, attained her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration at Allen University and earned her Masters of Education degree, her certification for secondary School Guidance Counselor and her certification for Secondary School Administration from Clemson University.

As an educator for thirty years, Mrs. Gracie, as she is often called, taught grades two through technical school, including adult education.  She also served as an assistant principal at Honea Path Middle school before accepting a position as a principal at Wright Middle School in Abbeville, SC.  While in Abbeville, she also directed the First Step Parenting Program for three years.  Mrs. Floyd's employment history also includes eight years with vocational rehabilitation as an employment evaluator and drug and alcohol abuse counselor.

When Mrs. Gracie's husband, the late William A. Floyd died in 1999, who was the first African American to serve on Anderson County Council, she was elected to complete his Council term.  Mrs. Floyd retired as the Director of Public Support for the Senior Solutions in Anderson, SC to devote more time as an Anderson County Council member in 2000.

Mrs. Gracie has continued to serve as Council District Two's representative for the past 16 years and is currently the longest serving Council member.

Mrs. Floyd has many accomplishments as a county council member, some of which includes:
*  Organized over 12 community based organizations in Council District Two.
*  Started a gang task force, working with the area law enforcement.
*  Worked to help eliminate sub-standard housing and secured funding to tear down sub-standard houses.
*  Catalyst bringing together county, state, and federal officials to implement the CAT Bus transportation system providing transportation from Anderson to Tri-County Technical College and Clemson University.
*  Instrumental in securing over $400,000 in grants to assist with the cleanup of old mill sites.

Mrs. Floyd is a member of the Anderson Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and is the past president of the South Carolina Black Council Association.

Mrs. Gracie is the proud mother of two sons, Gregory and Kenny.

Contact phone number:  864-226-3491
     
   

District Three - Ray Graham - Vice Chairman

     
   

Biography:   Lifelong resident of Anderson County.  Attended Belton-Honea Path High School.  Graduated from the SC Police and Fire Academy.
Education:  Attended Tri-County Technical College
Profession:  Served with the City of Belton Fire Department, Anderson City Police Department and Anderson County Sheriff's Department.  Current owner/operator of Cam's Café in Iva.
Community Involvement:  Member of the Iva First Baptist Church with his with Linda and their four children.  Proud grandparent of three.  Member of the Starr-Iva Business Alliance.
Current Standing Committee's/Boards:  Chairman of Economic Development and Public Safety/Health and Human Services Boards. Board member of Finance Committee, Administration Policy/Rules Committee and Civic Center ADHOC Committees.  Serves on the Innovate Anderson Board and is also assigned to the Executive Committee of that board.

Contact phone number:  864-844-1163  or  Ray Graham

     
   

District Four - Tom Allen

     
    Biography:  Born in Chillicothe, Ohio and where he resided until he joined the U. S. Air Force and later the U. S. Army, moving to Anderson in 1997 intending to retire only to run for the County Board of Education where he served the Anderson Community until 2006.
Education:  Received BS Degree from Ohio University and MS Degree in Environmental Health from East Tennessee State University.  Attended the U. S. Command and General Staff College.
Profession:  Retired LT Colonel.
Community Involvement:   Member Military Officers Association of America, Water Education and Environmental Center, National Rifle Association, Imagine Anderson.
Current Standing Committee's/Boards:  Chairman of Administration Policy and Rules and Airport Terminal ADHOC Committee's;Board Member on Economic Development, Recycling/Solid Waste, Recodification ADHOC and Procurement ADHOC Committee's.

Contact phone number:  864-964-9976  or  Tom Allen


     
   

District Five - Tommy Dunn, Chairman

   
    Biography:  Lifelong resident of Anderson County, graduated from Westside High School.  
Profession: 34 years as a local entrepreneur.  Owner/operator of D and H Construction Company.  
Community Involvement:  32 years as a volunteer fireman with Centerville Fire Department.   Served as Vice Chairman for the Anderson County Fire Commission and as Fire Chief at Centerville Fire Department.
Current Standing Committee's/Boards: Chairman of County Council, Board Member on Economic Development Board, Personnel and Recodification ADHOC Committee's, Innovate Anderson and Civic Coordinating Committee, and President of Home Builders Association of Anderson.  Also served four years on the Anderson County Planning Commission.

Contact phone number:  864-844-3765  or Tommy Dunn

     
     

District Six - Kenneth Waters

     
    Biography:  Lifelong resident of Anderson County graduated from Wren High School. Retired from the U. S. Air Forces as a Chief Master Sergeant where he held many command leadership positions and received the Air Force Commendation Medal. Married to Sherry and blessed with three children. 
Profession:  Employed by Duke Energy as a Distribution Engineer Technician.
Community Involvement:  Member of Mount Airy Baptist Church in Powdersville.
Current Standing Committee's/Boards:  Chairman of Finance, Recodification ADHOC and Civic Center ADHOC Committee's, Board Member on Economic Development Board, Public Safety Committee, Planning and Public Works Committee and Airport Terminal ADHOC Committee.

Contact phone number:  864-430-0123  or Ken Waters

     
   

District Seven - M. Cindy Wilson 

     
    Biography:  Anderson County native.  Graduated from T. L. Hanna High School.
Education:  Received BFA from University of South Carolina. 
Profession:  Real Estate Broker; Farmer.
Community Involvement:  Member of Concord Baptist Church; Member Western Upstate Association of Realtors; Anderson County Republican Party and Republican Women Associations; Life member United States Pony Club, Inc and South Carolina Horse Council.
Current Standing Committee's/Boards:  Chairman of Planning and Public Works Committee; Economic Development, Finance Committee, Procurement ADHOC Committee Member, and Innovate Anderson Board Member, and an Appalachian Council of Government Transportation Committee and Economic Development Information Systems Board Member. 

Contact phone number:  864-261-3980  or  M. Cindy Wilson
     
   

 
Clerk to Council - Kimberly Poulin

     
    Biography:  Moved to Abbeville County in 1999 after retiring from the U. S. Navy as a Senior Chief Petty Officer. Proud mother of two children and two grandchildren.
Education:  Received AS from West Hills College, Coaling, CA.  
Community Involvement:  Member of Lifeline Mission Church.  Soccer coach Abbeville Youth Athletic's.  

Contact phone number:  864-260-1036  or Kimberly Poulin