Leadership Series – Boone Hopkins, Converse University

March 30, 2023

The Who’s on the Move Leadership Series highlights people leading extraordinary change in South Carolina. We will be focusing on the journeys of 12 top leaders per year from across the state with a short video as well as a full audio version of the conversation. The interview will also be available on Apple and Spotify. Just search for the Who’sOnTheMove SC podcast.

You will see a diverse group of leaders in this series – leaders of academics institutions, executive directors of non profits, and others. 

We would like to thank our sponsor of this video series:

Boone Hopkins, President, Converse University

Boone J. Hopkins, Ph.D. was announced as the twelfth president of Converse on February 25, 2022 by the Converse University Board of Trustees. Dr. Hopkins has been a dedicated member of the Converse community since 2012.

Dr. Hopkins moved to Spartanburg in 2012 to join Converse as an Assistant Professor of Theatre.

Converse was founded in 1889 by citizens of Spartanburg, SC, who aimed to create an educational experience for women. In fall 2020, Converse welcomed its first undergraduate co-educational incoming class. The University encompasses the School of Humanities, Sciences, and Business; the School of the Arts; the School of Education and Graduate Studies; and the Converse College for Women.

Below is our podcast version of our interview with President Hopkins. You can also listen to on Apple and Spotify, just search for the WhosOnTheMove SC podcast.