Brookgreen Gardens’ President Named to ETV of South Carolina Endowment Board of Trustees

January 19, 2011

MURRELLS INLET, SC – January 19, 2011 –  Robert E. “Bob” Jewell, Brookgreen Gardens’ President and CEO, was recently elected to a three year term on Education Television of South Carolina Endowment Board of Trustees.

“We are delighted to have Bob as a Trustee and are thankful for his willingness to serve in this leadership capacity. He joins an esteemed group of individuals who are passionate about the education, economic and cultural role ETV and ETV Radio play in our state” said Coby Hennecy, Executive Director of ETV Endowment.

“It is an honor to have been elected to the Board of such a distinguished organization,” said Bob Jewell.  “SC ETV is an invaluable source for trusted news and cultural content in our state. They consistently provide programs of high quality and rich diversity and have been a supportive partner with Brookgreen Gardens on several projects in the past. ”

Founded in 1977, the ETV Endowment of South Carolina, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) public charity and exists solely to support the work ETV and ETV Radio, South Carolina’s unique media voices in education and public broadcasting.

Brookgreen Gardens

Brookgreen Gardens, a National Historic Landmark and non-profit organization, is located on U.S. 17 between Myrtle Beach and Pawleys Island, South Carolina, and is open to the public daily. For more information, consult our web site at or call 800-849-1931.