Trinity's Hoffman to lead executive committee
Trinity Collegiate School Head of School Ed Hoffman has been elected president of the Palmetto Association of Independent Schools Executive Committee.
The Executive Committee is a four-member subsect of the PAIS governing board and each member serves for a term of two years.
PAIS is a nonprofit organization founded in 1978 to support and foster the freedom of South Carolina’s independent schools and their missions of educating students both academically and socially. Headquartered in Spartanburg, PAIS has 21 member schools including co-educational, single sex, preschools through high schools, day and boarding schools, secular and faith-based schools.
PAIS is governed by board professionals from its member schools. Members are elected annually and serve two-year terms as officers. One of the primary functions of the PAIS Board is to offer professional devolvement opportunities and resources and to foster collegiality among its member schools.
“It is an honor to be elected to such a prestigious position in an organization that exemplifies excellence in independent education,” said Hoffman. Trinity Collegiate School has been a member of PAIS for 20 years and Mr. Hoffman has been a member of the Governing Board for the past 10 years.