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Envision SC - Secretary Richard Riley

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Richard Riley is the former Secretary of Education under President Bill Clinton, he discusses his views on the importance of diversity in South Carolina.

A brief biography of Sec. Richard Riley:

Hometown: Greenville, South Carolina

Education:  Furman University, University of South Carolina School of Law

Occupation: Senior Partner of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP and its affiliate, Education Counsel LLC., former governor of South Carolina (1979-1987), former Secretary of Education under Bill Clinton (1993-2001)

Other Notables: Distinguished Professor of Education at the University of South Carolina, Distinguished Professor of Government, Politics, and Public Leadership at the Richard W. Riley Institute at Furman University. The College of Education at Winthrop University bears his name, as does the College of Education and Leadership at Walden University. Named one of the Top 10 Cabinet Members of the 20th Century by Time Magazine

Website: www.nelsonmullins.com

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