Cathy Harvin

Cathy Harvin DEMDemocrat

American politician (1953-2010)

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Cathy HarvinDEMDemocrat American politician (1953-2010)
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Age at Death1953-2010
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Years of Experience
SCResidence (state)

Cathy Jane Harvin (née Brand; December 31, 1953 – December 4, 2010) was an American Democratic politician and legislator from South Carolina. Born to Janet and Hyman Brand in Quantico, Virginia, she graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1975. In 2006, she was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives, from Summerton, South Carolina, serving until her death at the age of 56 from breast cancer at the Medical University of South Carolina hospital in Charleston.A Presbyterian, she was survived by her parents, her daughter, a sister, and two nieces. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Alexander Harvin, III, who died 2005, she succeeded him when she was appointed to the same seat.

Education3 - 3 of 1
University of South Carolina
BA
1975
Past Positions1 - 8 of 8
Representative
South Carolina State House of Representatives
2006 - 2010
Experience
South Carolina State House of Representatives
K12 Major Accounts Manager
Dell Computers
1995 - Current
Director
Dupont Center, Central Carolina Technical College Continuing Education
1989 - 1995
National Association Marketing Manager
New York/New England X
1986 - 1989
Senior Account Executive
International Business Machines Corporation
1979 - 1988
Director of Sales
Servico, Incorporated
1977 - 1979
Sea Pines Plantation Company
1975 - 1977
Other Experience1 - 13 of 13
Lightsey Society
2006 - Current
Board of Trustees
Coastal Carolina University
1993 - 2006
Chairman
South Carolina Higher Education Foundation
2001 - 2006
Commissioner
Commission on Higher Education
1999 - 2002
Board Member
South Carolina Higher Education Foundation
2001 - Current
Board
Pee Dee Regional Education Foundation
1994 - 1998
Sumter
Clarendon, Lee United Way Regional Board
1992 - 1998
President
Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce
1994
Member
Summerton Presbyterian Church
Deputy Minority Leader
2007 - Current
Board
Santee Lynches Regional Council for Governments
2006 - Current
Chair
House Subcommittee on Health and Environmental Affairs
2006 - Current
South Carolina Committee on Higher Education
1999 - 2002