College notes, June 16

June 15, 2013 

Talk-show host to serve as Benedict trustee

Television personality Sheryl Underwood has been appointed to the Benedict College board of trustees.

Underwood is a co-host on the CBS daytime TV show “The Talk” and is owner and CEO of Pack Rat Productions Inc. She also hosts her own Sirius satellite radio program and has acted for television and film.

She will serve a three-year term on the board.

Benedict alum named to post

Benedict College alum Jason C. Brown has been named the school’s new director of major gifts.

Jason C. Brown will oversee fundraising campaigns and corporate partnerships for Benedict. He previously served as vice president for the National Bank of South Carolina.

Brown graduated summa cum laude with a business administration degree in 1999.

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