Gerald Dawson

Gerald Dawson (D)

District 1 (Sheldon/Dale/Lobeco/Burton)
Term Expires December 2020

Gerald Dawson

Mr. Dawson is a native of Beaufort County and received his education from Beaufort County schools. He has worked as a paramedic with Beaufort County EMS. Mr. Dawson is also a retired USPS letter carrier and an associate minister of Mount Carmel Baptist Church of Dale, South Carolina.

Mr. Dawson's community involvement includes:

  • Past President of the James J. Davis Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization
  • Instructor with Parris Island Ministries Campus Crusade for Christ
  • Member of the Governor's Comprehensive Strategies for Prevention (G-CAP).

Term of Office:

  • 2017 - 2020
  • 2013 - 2016
  • 2009 - 2012
  • 2005 - 2008

Committee Assignments:

  • Community Services - Member
  • Finance - Member
  • Natural Resources - Vice Chairman


  • Board of Voter Registration and Elections
  • Town of Yemassee

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64-A Horace Dawson Drive
Seabrook, SC 29940
Office: 843.255.2192

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