- Gary Simrill ’91, will join the board this summer, replacing the late William “Bill” Cotty, a former state legislator.
- Rep. Simrill was chosen for his reputation for thoughtful leadership and collegiality and his commitment to South Carolina, according to Karen Kedrowski, co-director of the West Forum and dean of Winthrop University’s College of Arts and Sciences.
Winthrop University, "Rock Hill Legislator and Alumnus Added to West Forum Advisory Board" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 112.