- Elected in April 2004 by the S.C. General Assembly, Janet Smalley is serving a six-year term on the university’s board.
- The couple chose to give scholarships to those studying business administration or education because that is where they found their calling.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Board Member Sets Up Endowed Scholarship for Business or Education Major" (2005). Winthrop News 2005. 209.