University of South Carolina

Seven named to Business Partnership Foundation

Seven new members have been named to the board of trustees of the University of South Carolina Business Partnership Foundation.

Founded in 1969, the BPF provides private financial support and leadership to the Darla Moore School of Business.

The new trustees are Ray August, president of Computer Sciences Corp.’s (CSC) Financial Services Group; Judy Davis, executive vice president and chief legal officer for BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and its Companion companies; Walter Davis, managing partner and one of the founders of Integrated Capital Strategies LLC; John Fennebresque Jr., managing director of Fennebresque & Co.; Pamela Lackey, president of AT&T South Carolina; Drew Atkinson Putt, president of commercial markets for RBC Bank; and Mary Kennemur, president of Wealth Management Group for JHS Capital Advisors Inc.

Kennemur is rejoining the BPF as a board member, after having served as the BPF executive director last year and helping to spearhead the successful $45 million Darla Moore Match Campaign.

For more information about the BPF or the Darla Moore School of Business visit the Web site:

About the Darla Moore School of Business
The University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business is among the highest-ranked business schools in the world for international business education and research. Founded in 1919, the Moore School has a history of innovative educational leadership, blending academic preparation with real-world experience through internships, consulting projects, study-abroad programs and entrepreneurial opportunities. The Moore School offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees, as well as distinctive executive education programs. In 1998, the school was named for South Carolina native and New York financier Darla Moore, making the University of South Carolina the first major university to name its business school after a woman.

BPF new members

  • Ray August: CSC Financial Services Group
  • Judy Davis: BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • Walter Davis: Integrated Capital Strategies
  • John Fennebresque Jr.: Fennebresque & Co.
  • Pamela Lackey: AT&T South Carolina
  • Drew Atkinson Putt: RBC Bank
  • Mary Kennemur: JHS Capital Advisors Inc.

By Office of Media Relations

Posted: 05/21/10 @ 12:00 AM | Updated: 05/27/10 @ 8:57 AM | Permalink