| Mr. Jeff Schilz
Interim Executive Director
Role and Responsibilities
The Executive Director provides the leadership required for the Commission to meet its responsibility for coordinating an efficient and responsive higher education system in this state. All decisions of the Commission focus on ensuring that the higher education system provides accessible, affordable, and excellent academic programs throughout South Carolina.
Duties of the Executive Director include:
a. serving as the professional
administrator and executive secretary of the Commission;
b. advising the Commission on
all educational matters, recommending policies and implementing procedures, directing all operations of the Commission office;
c. keeping minutes of all
d. recommending a staff
organization and managing daily operations;
e. hiring staff personnel for
f. representing the Commission
in groups, bodies, agencies, and organizations as approved by the Chair; and
g. performing such other duties
as may be assigned by the Commission.
Reporting to the Executive Director are the Division Directors
(Academic Affairs; Fiscal Affairs; External Affairs; and Student Affairs).