HCWP Board of Directors

The Hub City Writers Project is governed by a board of directors that represents literary interests and a broad cross section of the Spartanburg community. Board members serve three-year terms.


  • Michel Stone
    Board member


  • Susan Myers
    Board member


  • Melissa Walker
    Secretary


  • Crystal Irby
    Board member


  • Marlanda Dekine
    Board Member


  • Pat Tatham
    Treasurer


  • Dwight Patterson
    Board Member Emeritus


  • John Lane
    Board Member Emeritus


  • Judy Bynum
    Board Member


  • Travis Sutton
    Board Member


  • Ralph Hilsman
    Board Member


  • Sally Spencer
    Board Member


  • Beverly Knight
    Vice Chair


  • Edwin Epps
    Board Member


  • Marjorie Boafo Appiah
    Board Member


  • John Cribb
    Chairman


  • Byron Morris
    Board Member


  • Diane Vecchio
    Board Member