Charleston Metro Chamber announces Fall 2022 Leadership Discovery class

October 3, 2022
Leadership Discovery, a leadership development program by the Charleston Metro Chamber, is excited to welcome the Fall 2022 class. Leadership Discovery is an innovative program that allows participants the opportunity to learn from experienced business leaders in the Charleston region.

Participants in this program build valuable community connections and gain skills that will directly impact their current work. In addition to mentor sessions, they will receive a personalized DiSC Leadership Profile Assessment from Jean Meeks-Koch, Ph.D., CEO and Founder of Positively People, LLC, and attend a three-course business etiquette dinner led by Cynthia Grosso of Charleston School of Protocol.

This year’s class will begin on September 28 in the Chamber Boardroom and will conclude in December.

Fall 2022 Leadership Discovery Mentors:

  • Thomas Anderson, Market Executive, Wells Fargo
  • Christina Lock, Founder & CEO, Catch Talent
  • David Cutler, Author, The GAME of Innovation
  • Bryan Derreberry, President and CEO, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • Dr. Tonya Matthews, CEO, International African American Museum
  • Bill Moody, Ret. Councilman, City of Charleston
  • Herbert Drayton, Managing Partner, HI Mark Capital

Leadership Discovery Fall 2022 Class

Name Organization
Melantha Ardrey College of Charleston
Christina Auth City of Charleston
Trinity Beck ATI – Advanced Technology International
Andria Rose Bell Coastal Community Foundation
Lauren Brandon Floyd Lee Locums
Aaron Butner Pinnacle Financial Partners
Keifer Carnelli Low Country Case and Millwork
Justin Claiborne Holiday Inn Riverview Charleston
Bobby Crouch Lynch Cracraft Wealth Management of Raymond James
Holden Davis Choate Construction Company
Jackson Digieso Chernoff Newman
Brent Dills Choate Construction Company
Safiya Grant Hannibal’s Kitchen
Alysse Green J.H.W. Enterprises Property Management
Hannah Gurtis United Bank
Grecia Hamilton Charleston Metro Chamber
Samanthia Hazelton REV Federal Credit Union
Tim Hefferon ARCO Design / Build – Charleston
Abby Henry Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston
Dalton Hester ATI – Advanced Technology International
Keith Horton Frampton Construction
Sonya Jones Charleston County School District, Federal Prog.
Jennie Martin
Theresa Montano
Robert Bosch LLC
Charleston Metro Chamber
Maggie Murphy First National Bank
Joey Nigels Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC
Nicole Pallante PMC Commercial Interiors
Pamela Richardson HCA Healthcare (Trident Healthcare)
Maddie Rogers FORVIS, LLP
Emily Ross Ross Printing and LowCountry Target Mailing
Hallie Smith My Sister’s House
Berry Sosa Blackbaud, Inc.
Michael Spiers Evans General Contractors
Pat Tang Western & Southern Life
Jason Wall Wells Fargo Bank
Jeff Weeks JE Dunn Construction

Visit the Chamber’s website for additional information on Leadership Discovery.

About the Charleston Metro Chamber

With approximately 1,700 member organizations representing 160,000 professionals, the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce serves as the collective voice of the business community, and a catalyst for regional economic advancement and member success through Talent, Advocacy, Leadership and Business Development. Visit