About Goodwill of Upstate/Midlands SC

our mission

Goodwill Industries helps people become independent through education & training leading to employment.


Board of Directors


Chip Hunt, Chair
PrimeTRUST Advisors

Robbie Robinson, Vice-Chair
Corporate Staffing Services

Jerod Mann, Secretary
The Sunshine House

Michelle Edwards, Treasurer
Palmetto Health


Robert Barnett – South Carolina Chamber of Commerce

Tony Bell – Spartanburg County

Michele Brinn – ECPI University

Richard Cothran – TriCounty Technical College

Danielle Gibbs – Office of U.S. Senator Tim Scott

Jenny Gonzalez – Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

Tammie Greene – South Carolina Department of Commerce

Julio Hernandez – Clemson University

Cindy Hopkins – Easley Chamber of Commerce


Steve Mallett – Total Comfort Solutions

Kim Mann - Richland County Economic Development

Adela Mendoza – Alliance for Collaboration with the Hispanic Community

Sharon Ray – Scott+ Company

Burke Royster – Greenville County School District

Rick Sumerel – Verdae Development, Inc. 

Charles Weathers – The Weathers Group