- Both incoming Board of Trustee officers, Kathy Bigham and Karl Folkens, served on the search committee for Winthrop's 10th president.
- Board of Trustee members bid farewell to two members leaving the group - outgoing Chair Dalton Floyd and Faculty Representative Cliff Calloway.
Winthrop University, "New Board of Trustee Chair and Vice Chair Elected" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 129.