The Board of Directors
guides SCOI in achieving the objectives and missions established by the SCOI
By-Laws for the benefit of the children, families and people of Sumter County.
As provided by the SCOI Bylaws, the principal responsibilities of
the Board are to establish the broad strategies, goals, and objectives,
long-range plans, and policies of SCOI and to ensure that those are achieved by
the SCOI staff led by the Chief Executive Officer. Each Director takes an oath
to faithfully and impartially perform the duties of office. Directors serve
part-time for a one-year term.