- One new board member was elected in April by the General Assembly and will join the board this year, Sue Smith-Rex of Winnsboro, S.C.
- In July, Smith-Rex will replace retiring member Bob Thompson of Rock Hill and will serve a six-year term.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Board Elects Officers and Welcomes New Member" (2005). Winthrop News 2005. 170.