SC Equality Board Welcomes Jarrod Wiggins
We are pleased to welcome Jarrod Wiggins to the SC Equality Board. His dedication and knowledge of the issues faced by the LGBTQ community will further add strength to our Board and help us continue to make a difference in LGBTQ South Carolinian’s lives.
Jarrod Wiggins oversees New Business & Strategy at SLANT, a full-service marketing and creative agency located in Greenville, SC. SLANT maintains a wide array of clients in its portfolio and Jarrod’s work has grown SLANT’s revenue by 244% in the past three years. He co-hosts Podmetto; South Carolina’s only progressive-leaning podcast focused on South Carolina state politics and issues. Jarrod also serves on the Board of Directors for Pleasant Valley Connection, Greenville Polo Classic, and Greenville Young Professionals. He’s previously served on the boards of the Greenville Little Theatre, Imagine Upstate, and the Greenville County Democratic Party. He’s a 2019 Graduate of the SCDP Clyburn Fellowship. Prior to moving to South Carolina, Jarrod grew up in Minnesota where he served as the Student Body President at St. Cloud State and worked for Target Corp. in Minneapolis.
Jarrod joined SC Equality to assist in the fight to protect the entire LGBTQ community in South Carolina; with a passion for protecting the community via anti-discrimination policies within the workplace and housing sectors. He’s looking forward to building on the past success of SC Equality and working with allies from across the state.
He lives in Greenville with his boyfriend, Scott, his daughter, and their two Goldendoodles, Memphis and Rowan.
We welcome Jarrod to our board and I look forward in working with him moving forward. If you see him around town, then say hello!