GPATS Policy Coordinating Committee Members

The Greenville-Pickens Area Transportation Study is overseen by the Policy Coordinating Committee, whose members include 26 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.

Greenville County Legislative Delegation

Karl B. Allen, Senator, District 7

Dwight A. Loftis, Representative, District 19

Mike Burns, Representative, District 17

Dan Hamilton, Representative, District 20

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

Michael Gambrell, Senator, District 10

Greenville County Council

Butch Kirven, Chairman

Rick Roberts

Willis Meadows

Xanthene Norris

Fred Payne

Pickens County Council

Roy Costner

Carl Hudson

Municipal Mayors

Larry Bagwell, City of Easley

Rick Danner, City of Greer

JC Cook, City of Clemson

Janice Curtis, City of Simpsonville

Sam Lee, City of Fountain Inn

Wayne McCall, City of Travelers Rest

David Owens, City of Pickens

Dennis Raines, City of Mauldin

Eric Boughmann, City of Liberty

Knox White, City of Greenville

Mack Durham, Town of Williamston

SCDOT Commissioners

Ben Davis, District 3

Woody Willard, District 4

Greenville Transit Authority

Addy Matney, Chair, Greenville Transit Authority Board of Directors

Non-voting Members

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

Milton Shockley, Chair, Greenville County Planning Commission

Bill Cato, Chair, Pickens County Planning Commission

Curtis L. Burgess, Pickens County Engineer

Paul F. Hughes, President, Greenville Federal Credit Union

Ronald P. Townsend, Chair, Anderson County Transportation Committee

David Cothran, Chair, Anderson County Planning Commission