The Board of Trustees consists of community members who possess diverse skills and perspectives that represent the greater Spartanburg County community.  Trustees offer expertise in the public and private sectors, education, finance, development, and marketing.

Along with its primary duty of ensuring the mission of the Foundation is carried out, the Board oversees the financial security and performance of funds, the value of which is preserved to generate resources in perpetuity. The Board also provides oversight, transparency, and performance evaluation of grants made in the community.