SCRA’s board comprises corporate, government, academic and economic development organizations. The executive committee is the voting arm of the board, while the larger board has an advisory role to ensure SCRA executes on its mission.
The nine-member executive committee includes:
Kennedy joined Nephron Pharmaceuticals in 2001 and became president and CEO of the company in September 2007. Nephron is based in West Columbia.
“I am excited to welcome Ms. Kennedy to SCRA’s Executive Committee,” Don Herriott, chairman of the SCRA board, said in a news release. “Her extensive business and leadership experience has had a tremendous positive impact on South Carolina and makes her a valuable addition to the governing body of SCRA.”