Board Of Directors

Rick Arthur

Chairman


Rick and his wife, Emily, have a daughter at Carolina Park Elementary School and a son at Cario Middle School. Their family calls Darrell Creek home, and prior to that they were long-time residents of Dunes West. He is passionate about volunteering in our educational system and does so because he feels fortunate to live in an area with such great schools for his children. Rick is the Chief Consumer Banking Officer at Pinnacle Financial Partners, where he is responsible for the consumer-related functions of the company throughout the Carolinas and Virginia.



Margaret (Midge) Moran

Secretary


Midge is a retired Cario teacher. Before coming to Cario, she taught in Honduras, Central America. Her interests include choral singing, gardening, cooking, travel and visiting her family. Midge was a founding member of the PWCEF and encourages you to considering joining us as a volunteer!


Kenny Wilson

Technical Administrator


Kenny and his wife, Phoebe, live in Dunes West and have been active volunteers in the Park West campus schools since they moved to Mount Pleasant in 2008. They believe that supporting our schools is a civic responsibility that extends well beyond paying taxes, and that parental involvement is the critical component to achieving excellence in education. They have two children, now high schoolers, who attended Laurel Hill, Pinckney and Cario. Kenny’s full-time job is to manage electronic trading at a subsidiary of Tower Research Capital, in Mount Pleasant.



Rick Gutowski

Treasurer


Rick is a retired Army Veteran and an active resident of Mount Pleasant. In addition to his role as our Treasurer, he is President of the Notre Dame Club of Charleston, Chairman of the Mt Pleasant Historical Commission and Executive Board Member for the Avery Institute of Afro American History and Culture. He is uniquely qualified to be our treasurer as a former examiner for the New York Stock Exchange, former Treasurer for Coopers and Lybrand, and has been the CFO for 2 start-up telecommunications companies.



Chris Sumner

Laurel Hill Primary Campaign Chair


Chris Sumner

Deanna Cunnane

Cario Middle Campaign Chair


Deanna and her husband Kevin moved to Dunes West in 2011 when their oldest child was starting kindergarten at Laurel Hill. Today all three of their girls are students at Cario Middle School. The Cunnane’s are avid volunteers in the community. Deanna has previously served on the East Cooper Montessori Charter School board, the Laurel Hill School Improvement Committee and the Pinckney Oyster Roast Committee. She also works part time as an HR consultant. She holds an MBA from Pace University and a BA from Seton Hall University. Her husband Kevin is a local attorney and is also a member of the Mount Pleasant Town Council. The family loves to volunteer together with Operation Christmas Child and also enjoys traveling across the United States. They have currently visited over 35 states, but are happy to come home to Mount Pleasant.

Elaine Fogliano

Pinckney Elementary Campaign Chair


Elaine Fogliano


Chris Orza

Website Chair


Chris and his wife, Katherine, have five children, four of which attend Park West campus schools.

Chris has spent most of his career and personal life in service. Chris served as a decorated police officer in New York before making the move to the Charleston area over five years ago.

Locally, Chris has served as the VP for the Dunes West POA, volunteers at campus schools, and consistently serves the community whether at Seacoast church, volunteering in disaster relief efforts, or building and maintaining websites for non-profit organizations.