Working together to advance innovation and improve quality of life.

LEAD PARTNERS

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA BEAUFORT

  • USCB has the #1 most popular computational science Bachelor's Degree program in the U.S. (CollegeFactual.com)

  • Working toward NSA/DHS Center of Academic Excellence designation in cybersecurity

  • Developing a 4 year cybersecurity major

TECHNICAL COLLEGE OF THE LOWCOUNTRY

  •  Working toward NSA/DHS Center of Academic Excellence (2 year) in cybersecurity

  •  Career oriented education for today's jobs

  •  Cybersecurity Certificate program available

BEAUFORT DIGITAL CORRIDOR

  • Nurturing and promoting cybersecurity talent

  • Beaufort's premier business incubator

  • A community sourced initiative to attract and promote Beaufort's technology innovators

BEAUFORT COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

  • Lead entity for organizing, structuring and leading economic development in Beaufort County

  • Attracting cyber technology firms to the region

  • Working closely with other partners to encourage venture capital and cyber entrepreneurs to invest in Beaufort County

ADVISORY BOARD

Colonel Warren Parker, US Marine Corps (Retired), Chairman and Executive Director

Stephen Murray, Mayor, City of Beaufort / Businessman, Vice Chairman

Dr. Frank J. Rodriguez, Superintendent Beaufort County School District

William Prokop, City Manager, City of Beaufort, Treasurer

Alice Howard, Beaufort County Council, Secretary

Major General Christopher Ballard, US Army (Retired)

General Lloyd "Fig" Newton, US Air Force (Retired)

Colden Battey, Attorney

David Dobbin, Senior Vice President, Hargray

David Gault, Associate Counsel, Global Privacy/Under Armour Corp

Dr. Richard Gough, President, Technical College of the Lowcountry

Kevin Holman, Vice President-Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce

LtGen Jack W. Klimp, US Marine Corps (Retired), President Navy Marine Corps Relief Society

Kevin Klingler, Chairman, Beaufort Digital Corridor

Kevin Phillips, Attorney, Port Royal Town Council

John LaCour, Founder Phish Labs, Charleston SC

Dr. Robert Lefavi, Dean University of South Carolina Beaufort

Nick Mesenburg, General Manager MCAS-Beaufort, Lockheed Martin

John O’Toole, Executive Director, Beaufort County Economic Development Corporation

Ian Scott, President/CEO, Beaufort Chamber of Commerce

Rick Siebenaler, Information Security, Deloitte

Dr. Eric Skipper, Provost and Vice Chancellor, University of South Carolina Beaufort

Dick Stewart, Businessman/303 Associates

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South Coast Board Members visit the Georgia Cyber Center January 2021

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