History

History of EAU

The Executive Association was originally named the Palmetto Sales Club. The name¬†changed to the Business Men’s Club of Greater Greenville and again to the Executive Association of Greater Greenville in 1976. The first meeting was held January 7, 1977. The association was incorporated in State of South Carolina April 20, 1980.¬†

Founders:

Duke Haynie with Dunhill of Georgia

Jack Kaiser with Greenville Office Supply

W. Tully Johnson with Century 21 Real Estate

Perry Brown with Mop Heads, Inc


Past Presidents: 

1977 – 1978 Duke Haynie

1979 – Bill Melman

1980 – Pepper Miller

1981 – John Scott

1982 – Jim Stroup

1983 – Tim Berkesh

1984 – Steve Thomas

1985 – Kevin Mullen

1986 – Steve Underwood

1987 – Boyd Greene

1988 – Kevin Mullen

1989 – Pepper Miller

1990 – Deane McKinley

1991 – Kathy Stangle

1992 – Ron Moede

1993 – Harry Younginer

1994 – Blaun Bennett

1995 – Jim Wanner

1996 – Don Cason

1997 – Joe Keith

1998 – Walter Burgess

1999 – Doug Edwards

2000 – Ben Leaphart

2001 – Tom Hill

2002 – Danny Stansell

2003 – Peggy Albrecht

2004 – Ken Stribling

2005 – Tom Hill

2006 – David West

2007 – Diane Wilson

2008 – Walter Burgess

2009 – Len Zimmerman

2010 – Tom Hill

2011 – 2012 Brandon Brown

2013 – 2015 Dale Greene

2016 – Robert Auston

2017 – 2018 Scott Casey