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Wanda Cheeks Holmes

Community Center Director, City of Spartanburg

Wanda Cheeks Holmes

Community Center Director, City of Spartanburg
(864) 562-4529
wcheeks@cityofspartanburg.org

Biography

Wanda Cheeks Holmes is the Director of the Dr. T K Gregg Community Center for the City of Spartanburg. Her work is focused on creating ways to combat community issues by providing quality recreation and volunteering opportunities.

Prior to her role with the Dr. T.K. Gregg Community Center, Wanda worked in a number of community service positions and is adept at developing and implementing new programs. She is a strong communicator and relationship builder with a passion for youth development and advocacy.

Wanda is a graduate of Leadership Spartanburg, Focus of Leadership, and the Grassroots Leadership Development Institute. She is a past nominee of The Robert Wood Foundation and The NASCAR Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award. She also led the Playful City USA national recognition on behalf of the City of Spartanburg for the past 12 years. She is a recipient of The Mary Black Foundation Community Champion Award, The Mary L Thomas Award, and The Mary Sullivan Award from Wofford College. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of the Upstate, Partners for Active Living, and The Northside Development Group.

Wanda lives in Spartanburg’s Northside with her husband Lee and their pit bull Chewbacca. Her success formula for excellence in execution is:

Love + Work + Involvement= A Better Quality of Life.

All sessions by Wanda Cheeks Holmes

Northside Tour with CEO / Board

09 Mar 2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Spartanburg Marriot - Lobby