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SCSPA Executive Board

Advisers and publication staff members can also receive leadership training while they serve on SCSPA's Executive Board. Members are elected from the Lowcountry, Midlands and Upstate regions. Board members set SCSPA policy, approve new programs, plan conferences and assist SCSPA staff members in enhancing the overall profile of scholastic journalism in South Carolina.

Student officers are elected each spring to serve during the following academic year; adviser officers are selected every other spring and serve a two-year tenure.

SCSPA Chair: Amy George, Laurens County 55 HS (Laurens)

SCSPA Student President: Alexander Atkins, South Pointe HS

Find all board members here. Feel free to contact your local SCSPA representative for information and advice.

SCSPA Constitution

SCSPA History

Today, more than 1,500 scholastic journalists and publication advisers annually attend SCSPA offerings. The annual fall conference continues to draw more than 600 participants; the spring conference draws nearly 500 each April. More than 60 staffs annually send their publications to the SCSPA office to be evaluated by knowledgeable publication advisers and professional journalists.

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