Current Status Bill Number:
5088Type of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution CRIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19960530Primary Sponsor: TownsendAll Sponsors: Townsend and WilkinsDrafted Document Number: pt\2587dw.96Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960530Subject: Honorable Michael F. Jaskwhich
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TO EXPRESS APPRECIATION TO THE HONORABLE MICHAEL F. JASKWHICH OF GREENVILLE COUNTY ON THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF HIS RETIREMENT AND TO THANK HIM FOR HIS DEDICATED LEADERSHIP QUALITIES AND EFFORTS ON BEHALF OF THE CITIZENS OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA.
Whereas, our good friend, The Honorable Michael F. Jaskwhich of Greenville County has announced that he will not seek reelection to the South Carolina House of Representatives; and
Whereas, Michael Jaskwhich was born on August 7, 1942, in Greensboro, North Carolina, the son of Edward J. and Dorothy Jaskwhich; and
Whereas, he graduated from Clemson University in 1966 with a B.A. degree and the University of South Carolina in 1975 with a Masters in Business Administration; and
Whereas, Mike and his wife, the former Cynthia J. Shepherd, are blessed with six children: David, Suzanne McLean, Jordan, Margaret Sheperd, Julia, and Emrys; and
Whereas, Mike Jaskwhich is a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Naval Reserve and is a Vietnam Veteran; and
Whereas, Representative Jaskwhich was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives in 1989; and
Whereas, he has served on the Education and Public Works Committee, 1989-1992; Governor's Task Force for Testing and Accountability, 1991; Chairman, State Arts Basic Curriculum Steering Committee, 1991-92; and Joint Legislative Committee on Cultural Affairs, 1991-92; and
Whereas, Representative Jaskwhich is the recipient of the Leadership Greenville Platinum Award; and
Whereas, he has been extremely active and involved in his community, his county, and his State including the South Carolina State Library Board; Demosthenes Foundation Board 1983-86; member, American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists; Greenville Area Commission for Technical Comprehensive Education; 1984; Chairman, Rotary Scholarship Committee, 1984-85; charter member, North Greenville County Cedar Rockettes; Chairman and Vice Chairman, Greenville County School Board, 1984-85; Greater Greenville Chamber of Commerce Board, 1987-88, Chairman, Leadership Greenville Board of Regents, 1987-88; President, Roper Mountain Science Center Association, 1987-88; member, Greenville Rotary Club; and attends St. Giles Presbyterian Church; and
Whereas, we owe a great debt of gratitude to Mike Jaskwhich for his significant contributions to the advancement of education; and
Whereas, Greenville County and the State of South Carolina are fortunate to have had such a superb public servant in Michael F. Jaskwhich, and the General Assembly takes great pleasure in according him recognition. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina, by this resolution, extend their deep appreciation to The Honorable Michael F. Jaskwhich of Greenville County on the announcement of his retirement from the South Carolina House of Representatives and to thank him for his dedicated leadership qualities and efforts on behalf of the citizens of the State of South Carolina.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be presented to The Honorable Michael F. Jaskwhich.