GPATS Policy Coordinating Committee Members

The Greenville-Pickens Area Transportation Study is overseen by the Policy Coordinating Committee, whose members include 27 elected officials from around the region. This committee meets four times a year to address the transportation plans, projects, issues, and opportunities facing the region.


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Greenville County Legislative Delegation

Karl B. Allen, Senator, District 7
Mike Burns, Representative, District 17
Ross Turner, Senator, District 8
Dwight A. Loftis, Senator, District 6
Garry Smith, Representative, District 27


Pickens County Legislative Delegation

Neal Collins, Representative, District 5
Rex Rice, Senator, District 2 ~ Vice Chairman


Anderson County Legislative Delegation

Richard Cash, Senator, District 3


Anderson County Council

Jimmy Davis


Butch Kirven ~ Chairman

Willis Meadows

Xanthene Norris

Liz Seman

Dan Tripp


Pickens County Council

Roy Costner

Carl Hudson


Municipal Mayors

Brandy Amidon, City of Travelers Rest
Larry Bagwell, City of Easley
JC Cook, City of Clemson
Janice Curtis, City of Simpsonville
Rick Danner, City of Greer
Mack Durham, Town of Williamston
Sam Lee, City of Fountain Inn
David Owens, City of Pickens
Brian Petersen, City of Liberty
Dennis Raines, City of Mauldin
Knox White, City of Greenville


Ben Davis, District 3

Woody Willard, District 4


Greenville Transit Authority

George Campbell, Chair, Greenville Transit Authority Board of Directors


Non-voting Members

Keith Brockington, Manager of Transportation Planning, GPATS/Greenville County Planning Department

Bill Cato, Chair, Pickens County Planning Commission

David Cothran, Chair, Anderson County Planning Commission

Jay Rogers, Chair, Greenville County Planning Commission

Duane Greene, Chair, Pickens County Transportation Committee

Ruth Sherlock, Chair, Greenville County Transportation Committee

Ronald P. Townsend, Chair, Anderson County Transportation Committee