Greg Perry

Greg Perry

City Council, District 8, North Charleston, SC

2023 Endorsement

Greg is a driven figure with a heart for the community. Born and raised in North Charleston, Greg has dedicated his life to providing others with the help he wishes he would receive if he was in their shoes. Serving his community has become a fundamental part of who he is today.

In 2009, he founded a nonprofit organization catering to single mothers, providing them with the essentials they need to improve their everyday lives. Greg has also served as a mentor, youth basketball coach, and an adopted dad to young boys at local schools. Furthermore, he served as a volunteer Chaplain at the North Charleston detention center.

Aside from his philanthropic work, Greg holds a Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration, a Master's of Science in Higher Education, and has completed several graduate-level courses towards an MBA from The Citadel. With experience in education as a middle-school educator, Greg now works as a program manager of an entrepreneurial program and an adjunct professor for a marketing course.

Driven to continue his community service, Greg has decided to run for city council - an initiative he believes would greatly benefit North Charleston. He intends to use his skills and experience as a community servant to work closely with residents, organizations, and government leaders to create inclusive policies and make North Charleston a better place for all. His dedication to the community is unrelenting, and he's determined to make a positive impact.