The Diocesan Council "shall administer and carry out the missionary, educational, and social work of this diocese and such other work as may be committed to it by between meetings of Convention, as it may deem necessary. Further, the Diocesan Council shall receive and administer all funds raised for the purpose of diocesan mission and ministry, subject to the provisions of the constitution and canons of this diocese." (Canon 15:1)
The Bishop of the diocese is the president of the Diocesan Council. Members include the Bishop, Treasurer, Chancellor, and six priests and six laypersons elected by the annual Convention to serve three-year terms.
The Reverend Eunice Dunlap - St. Catherine's, Florence (2025) The Reverend Pam Fahrner - All Saints, Hilton Head Island (2024) The Reverend Katie Presley - All Saints, Hilton Head Island (2026) The Reverend Laura Rezac - St. Stephen's, Charleston (2024) The Reverend Joseph Smith - The Episcopal Church on Edisto, Edisto Island (2026) The Reverend Michael Szymanowski - St. George's, Summerville (2025)
Susan Grimes - St. Mark's, Port Royal (2026) Mildred Keith - Epiphany, Summerville (2026) Eve Pinckney - Episcopal Church in Okatie, Ridgeland (2025) Joseph "Woody" Rutter - St. Mark's, Port Royal (2024) Taylor Skardon - Episcopal Church on Edisto, Edisto Island (2025) Carolyn "Sparkie" Sparks - St. Francis, Charleston (2024)
The Right Reverend Ruth M. Woodliff-Stanley, Bishop Barry Ronan, Treasurer Bert "Skip" Utsey, Chancellor