|Address||249 Congaree Park Drive |
West Columbia, South Carolina , United States
|| August 07, 1945
Jul 03, 2015 05:49pm
|Info||Occupation: Attorney |
Biography:SETZLER, Nikki Giles [D]--(Dist. No. 26, Aiken-Lexington-Saluda Cos.)--Atty.; residing at 1309 Canary Dr., West Columbia; b. Aug. 7, 1945 in Asheville, N.C.; s. Harry Earl and Verna Leona (Parker) Setzler; g. Univ. of S.C., B.A., 1968, J.D., 1971; Aug. 16, 1969 m. Ada Jane Taylor, 4 children, Tara Nikole, Jamie Leona, Sabra Taylor, and Amber Jane; mem., Adv. Group for Southern Regional Educ. Bd.; Outstanding Leadership Award, Gov.'s School for the Arts, 1990; Legis. Award for South Carolinians with Disabilities by S.C. Vocational Rehabilitation Assn., 1991; Outstanding Senator for Continued Support of Public Educ., S.C. School Bds. Assn., 1991; Award for Support for Educ., Palmetto State Teachers Assn., 1991; Outstanding Leadership and Contributions to Educ. Award by S.C. Council of Elementary School Principals, 1990-91; Future Farmers of America Hon. Chap. Degree, 1992; Appreciation Award by Cola. Coll. Bd. of Visitors, 1988-92; School Health Serv. Award, 1992; Hon. Doctorate of Humane Letters, Univ. of Charleston, 1992; Legislator of the Year Award by Independent Colls. and Univs. of S.C., Inc., 1993; Commendation by S.C. Counseling Assn., 1994-95; Outstanding Serv. Award by S.C. Agric. Educ. Progs., 1994; Commendation by S.C. Council of Parents and Teachers, 1994; Richard W. Riley Award for Exceptional Leadership and Commitment by S.C. Consortium for Gifted Educ., 1995; Carl Perkins Humanitarian of the Year Award for S.C., 1995; Legislator of the Year, S.C. Assn. of School Librarians, 1995; Hon. Doctorate of Educ., Cola. Coll., 1997; Public Servant of the Year by S.C. Chamber of Commerce, 1998; Award in Appreciation of Unrelenting Efforts on Behalf of the Parents and Young Children of S.C. by Dept. of Educ. Parenting/Family Literacy Initiatives, 1999; Honored by Future Farmers of America, 1999; W. J. Castine Partner in Progress Award for Exemplary Serv. to S.C. Elementary and Middle Schools, 1999; Distinguished Serv. Award for Contributions to Higher Educ. and Student Fin. Assistance Progs., 1999; Award for Exceptional Leadership and Commitment to Tech. Educ., 1999; Award of Appreciation for support by S.C. FFA Assn., 2000; Award of Appreciation by Lexington Co. Peach Festival and Comm. of Gilbert, 2000; Commendation from Southern Regional Educ. Bd. for ten years of outstanding serv., 2000; Commendation from Lexington Co. School Dist. Four Bd. of Trustees for contributions to public educ., 2000; Hon. Amer. FFA Degree by Natl. FFA Organization, 2000; Friend of Reading Recovery Award for outstanding contributions, 2000; Outstanding Policy Leader from S.C. State Bd. of Educ., 2000; Award for Exemplary Serv. to Public Educ. by S.C. Assn. of Teacher Educators, 2001; Recognition by S.C. School Nurses, 2002; prev. serv. in Sen. 1977-04.