Cathy McCabe

Board Chair

7th Year Trustee

Mrs. McCabe received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Spanish from Columbia College and Doctor of Law Degree from USC School of Law. She recently retired as Spartanburg City Attorney where she worked since 2007, after serving nearly two years as Deputy City Attorney. Prior to joining the City, Mrs. McCabe was partner at The Ward Law Firm and Leatherwood Walker Todd & Mann, PC.

Mrs. McCabe brings extensive knowledge, leadership experience, and legal expertise to The Spartanburg County Foundation Board of Trustees. In addition to her legal experience, McCabe was an educator for 12 years. She has served two terms as President of the Breakfast of Spartanburg Business & Professional Women and as President of the Piedmont Area Girl Scouts Council. She has served in various roles including Chair of Women Giving for Spartanburg and currently serves as a governor appointed Commissioner of Higher Education for USC Upstate, having previously served on the USC Upstate Foundation.

Cathy and her husband, Jim, reside in Spartanburg where they enjoy quality time with their family.