InterTech Group Chair Anita Zucker began a two-year term as chair of the Trident Technical College Area Commission July 1 after serving as the commission’s vice chair since 2018.
The college’s nine-member Area Commission governing board is comprised of three members each from Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Commission members are appointed by the governor upon the recommendation of the legislative delegations in Berkeley and Charleston counties and by the county council in Dorchester County. Zucker represents Charleston County and has served on the commission since 2007. She takes over as chair from Dr. Yvonne Barnes of Berkeley County who served two two-year terms as chair.
The college’s Area Commission members select their chair, vice chair and treasurer every two years through a nomination and voting process. William Blanton of Berkeley County is vice chair of the Area Commission. Margie Morse of Charleston County serves as the commission’s treasurer.