Under S.C. Code of Laws §11-9-820, membership on the Board of Economic Advisors (BEA) is comprised of: one member appointed by the Governor to serve as chairman, one member appointed by the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, one member appointed by the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, and the Director of the Department of Revenue who serves ex officio with no voting rights. BEA members have a working knowledge and experience in economics, revenue forecasting, and the state budget process.
Appointed by the Governor – Edward B. Grimball, Chairman
Appointed by the Chairman of House Ways & Means Committee – H. Howell Clyborne, Jr.
Appointed by the Chairman of Senate Finance Committee – Emerson F. Gower, Jr.
Director, Department of Revenue (ex officio) – Hartley Powell
|Edward B. Grimball||H. Howell Clyborne, Jr||Emerson F. Gower, Jr||Hartley Powell|