Advisory Board


With diverse experiences in different facets of entrepreneurship and business leadership, the advisory board is an asset in moving the BCWBC and its clients forward!

Barbara Rackes

Business Owner, Advocate, and Philanthropist

Ms. Leslie Wilson

Business Owner & Benedict Alumna

Pamela McKie Foster

Civil Rights Officer, Federal Highway Administration

Dr. Jennifer Clyburn Reed

Educator, Community Advocate and Business Owner

Lou Kennedy

CEO & Owner of Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Rita Patel

Owner of Hotel Trundle Columbia, South Carolina

Tanya Rodriguez-Hodges

CEO/Founder of the Latino Communications Community Development Corporation

Mrs. Kiara Streater

President & CEO, Extraordinary Headhunters, LLC

Lasenta Lewis-Ellis

President/CEO of LLE Construction Group, LLC

Carolyn Hunter-Heyward

President of C&A Unlimited, Inc.