Recognized by Catalyst founder Brad Lomenick as one of the nation’s top young leaders, Jonathan Pearson ’08 is influencing fellow millennials through traditional and social media.

Pearson, the campus pastor of Cornerstone Church in Orangeburg, has written two books. Next Up: 8 Shifts Great Young Leaders Make was published by Moody Publishing, and ChurchMag Press has produced The Productive Pastor Handbook as an ebook.


The Institute of Management Accountants presented $1,500 for a scholarship for an incoming accounting student in the School of Business. BOV member, Chuck Troiani, finance manager at Tighitco Aerospace, raised the money by biking 140 miles. He and Beau Ganas, a management consultant with Resurgence, LLC, and a member of the BOV Leadership Council, presented the check. Pictured are: Dr. John Duncan, dean, School of Business; Troiani, Ganas and Dr. Jairy Hunter, president.