The 2021-2022 SCAFP Board of Directors

The South Carolina Academy of Family Physicians is the state’s largest primary care medical specialty society. Family physicians are unique because they are trained and qualified to treat up to 90 percent of all conditions and care for all family members: men, women, the elderly, and children of all ages.

SCAFP Executive Officers 2021-2022


William E. O'Quinn, MD  Branchville, SC

President – Elect

Patricia Bouknight, MD - Spartanburg, SC

Vice President

Kay Durst, MD - Sullivans Island, SC

Secretary / Treasurer

Keith D. Shealy, MD  Lancaster, SC

Immediate Past President & Board Chair

Kenneth H Becker MD, FAAFP  Fair Play, SC

SCAFP Board Directors &
Representatives – 2021-2022

District IMatthew Roehrs, MDWilliamston, SC
District IISaria Saccocio, MDSimpsonville, SC
District IIIJerome Aya-Ay, MDSpartanburg, SC
District IVMichael Bryant, MDNinety Six, SC
District VSamula R Stone, MDChester, SC
District VIClaire Birdsong, MDColumbia, SC
District VIIJohan Hernandez, MDColumbia, SC
District VIIIWill O;Quinn, MDBeaufort, SC
District IXJohn Hayden, MDOrangeburg, SC
District XTroy B. Gamble, MDKingstree, SC
District XIMorris Brown, MDLake City, SC
District XIIJ. Burton Banks, MDMyrtle Beach, SC
District XIIIAlec DeCastro, MDCharleston, SC
Member-at-LargeMichael Bernardo, MDNewberry, SC
Member-at-LargeFocell Jockson-Dozier, MDTimmonsville, SC
New Physician Board MemberJoseph Mulvilhill, MDPiedmont, SC
AAFP DelegateW. Hugh Durrence, MDCharleston, SC
AAFP DelegateGriffin Cupstid, MDSpartanburg, SC
Alternate AAFP DelegateEd Evans, MDSeneca, Columbia, SC
Alternate AAFP DelegatePatricia Witherspoon, MDColumbia, SC
SCMA DelegateFran M. Kunda, MDChesnee, SC
SCMA Alternate DelegateRichard Boyles, Jr, MDBarnwell, SC
Resident Board MemberMargaret J. Miller, MDCharleston, SC
Student Board Member Elizabeth LawsonSpartanburg, SC
Student Board Member Will KellySpartanburg, SC
AAFP Board MemberAda Stewart, MDColumbia, SC
Legislation Committee ChairRalph N. Riley, MDSaluda, SC
Legislative CoordinatorSally Rogers, Esq.Columbia, SC
Legislative CoordinatorMark Harmon Columbia, SC

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Laurens, SC 29360

Phone: (864) 984-7237
In State: (800) 242-7237
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