COLUMBIA, SC-Governor Mark Sanford appointed Bryan P. Stirling as a member of the State Election Commission on Tuesday, November 14, 2006. Mr. Stirling fills the vacancy left when the term of Commissioner John C. West expired.
Mr. Stirling graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1991 and received his Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1996. He formerly practiced law with a local law firm where he worked directly for the South Carolina Attorney General. Mr. Stirling's practice areas include real estate, real estate litigation, incorporations and government affairs. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association and the Richland County Bar Association. Mr. Stirling is a Member of the Board of Directors of Share Our Suzy a group that raises money for cancer patients. Bryan is also a volunteer Criminal Domestic Violence Prosecutor for the South Carolina Attorney General's Office.