GGC Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

01.17.24
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Greenwood, SC  – The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) Foundation announces the appointment of three new members to its Board of Trustees.

GGC Foundation trustees serve as mission ambassadors by cultivating, securing, and stewarding philanthropic funds that advance the Center’s mission for the benefit of the patients and families served by GGC. They also manage all fiduciary responsibilities and activities of the Foundation.

Jimmell Felder, MD, of Greenwood, SC is a physician with board certification in both pediatrics and obesity medicine. After 17 years of practicing pediatrics, she is currently the Medical Director of Medical Affairs for Absolute Total Care and recently launched a medical weight management practice, New Creation Wellness, LLC.

Erin Layland of Greenwood, SC is a financial sales manager and Vice President with First Citizens Bank. She is very involved in the community serving on the board of numerous organizations including the Self Regional Foundation, Greenwood Performing Arts, and Ten at the Top.

Tommy Plumer of Greenville, SC is Vice President of Sales for TD SYNNEX Corporation. He serves on the board of the University of South Florida UMatter Program for students with special needs and is a dedicated volunteer with Project Hope Foundation. Tommy and his wife are the parents of two children including a son with autism spectrum disorder who has received services through GGC.

“As we embark on the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Greenwood Genetic Center this year, we are grateful to Dr. Felder, Erin, and Tommy for offering their time to support the GGC Foundation,” said Ray Wilson, PhD, chair of the GGC Foundation Board of Trustees. “They each bring a passion for service to their communities and their unique talents will help bolster GGC’s significant impact on the patients and families that we serve.”

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