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The Lowcountry Manufacturers Council is an organization focused on the unique issues and common goals of the manufacturing sector.

Together, the LMC and the SCMA are South Carolina’s leading advocates for manufacturing.

Our Mission

To enhance the competitiveness, promote development of, and create positive impact upon the manufacturing sector of the Lowcountry of South Carolina.


As a regional division of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, the Lowcountry Manufacturers Council offers manufacturers in the Lowcountry added benefits:

  • Regional council dedicated to local efforts and lead by local industry executives
  • Plant Tours once per quarter
  • Several Networking Events per year
  • LMC Annual Meeting in Charleston in addition to the SCMA Annual Meeting
  • LMC Annual Golf Tournament
  • Full SCMA membership privileges, including access to statewide conferences, informative programs, training seminars, and networking events


2nd Annual LMC Golf TournamentPostponed
Wild Dunes Harbor Course
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Lowcountry Manufacturers Council Annual Meeting and Dinner
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Trident Technical College
Registration Coming Soon



2nd Annual LMC Business + Brews
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Frothy Beard Brewing Company
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Lowcountry Manufacturers Council Annual Meeting and Dinner
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | 6:00-9:00 PM
Gaillard Center, Charleston, SC
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LMC Inaugural Golf Tournament
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Wild Dunes Harbor Course | Isle of Palms, SC
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Business + Brews Winter Networking
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Frothy Beard Brewing Company


To join the LMC or become a sponsor of one of our events, contact Amy Tinsley at (803) 799.9695 or amy@myscma.com

Board of Directors

Kenneth Skiles
The Lincoln Electric Company

Vincent Lombardy
VTL Precision Inc.
1st Vice Chairman

Shawn Boggs

Tom Daffron

Nick Gill

Ramon Healy
The Boeing Company

Toby Kearney
Zuuk International, Inc.

Gil Leatherwood
Leatherwood Manufacturing, Inc.

Casey Reed
Robert Bosch LLC

Joseph Schady
Alpha Sheet Metal Works, Inc.

Portia Sisk
Pegasus Steel

Jonathan Steinberg
Charleston Steel & Metal

Board Member Emeritus
Michael G. Leatherwood
Leatherwood Manufacturing Inc.