EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 2007-10



WHEREAS, Thomas Ravenel was suspended as State Treasurer for the State of South Carolina, effective June 19, 2007; and

WHEREAS, the undersigned is authorized to appoint an interim State Treasurer as a result of Treasurer Ravenelís suspension from office pursuant to Section 8-1-100 of the South Carolina Code of Laws; and

WHEREAS, Kenneth B. Wingate, residing at 4936 Hillside Road, Columbia, South Carolina 29206, is a qualified and proper person to serve as State Treasurer.

NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Constitution and Statutes of this State, I hereby appoint Kenneth B. Wingate as State Treasurer until the charges against Mr. Ravenel have been resolved.

GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND THE GREAT SEAL OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, THIS 20th DAY OF JUNE, 2007

MARK SANFORD
Governor

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