South Carolina Legislature

    Former Representative J. Seth Whipper

Representative J. Seth Whipper photo


House District 113 - Charleston, Dorchester

Personal Information

  • Attorney
  • Residing at 4592 Durant Ave., North Charleston
  • Born 1949 in Charleston
  • Son of the late Benjamin J., the late Nancy B., and Lucille S. Whipper
  • University of South Carolina, B.A., 1972
  • North Carolina Central University, J.D., 1984
  • July 18, 1984 married Carrie Ophelia Fulse, 2 children, Subira N. K. and the late Jasiri L. K.
  • Member, Senior Board of Trustees, St. Matthew Baptist Church
  • Board of Directors, Neighborhood Legal Assistance Program
  • Recording Secretary, Citizens Patrol Against Drugs (CPAD)
  • Parliamentarian, North Carolina NAACP, 1988-94
  • Founding member, South Carolina Coalition for Voter Participation
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • South Carolina Black Lawyers Association
  • Past Member, South Carolina Summary Court Judges Association, 1987-94
  • Charleston County Magistrates Association, 1986-94
  • MacMillan Postal Advisory Commission
  • Liberty Hill, Morningside Ferndale Initiative
  • Jenkins Orphanage Advisory Council
  • Board of Directors, Anna's House
  • C & O Federal Credit Union
  • Jenkins Institute for Children
  • Father to Father
  • Reginald Heber Smith Fellow
  • Flemming Fellow, 2000
  • Liberty Hill Athletic Club
  • South Carolina Legislative Black Caucus
  • House Judiciary Committee
  • Interstate Cooperation Committee
  • South Carolina Fair Share
  • South Carolina United Action


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