Steven McLean Folks

Executive Producer
Steven McLean Folks

Steven McLean Folks has worked in public television since 1978. He currently serves as an Executive Producer and Project Manager in the Content Division at South Carolina ETV in Columbia, South Carolina.

He has produced and directed award-winning documentary films for the Carolina Stories series such as “Marian McPartland: First Lady of Jazz,” “Miss Springmaid,” “Finding Clovis,” and “Myrtle Beach Memories.” He served as Executive Producer for “Georgia O’Keeffe: A Woman on Paper” and “Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection.”

He is Producer/Writer for The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution, an educational series produced in conjunction with the National Park Service.

He is also Studio Director and Post Production Supervisor for the American Public Television series Yoga in Practice.


By Steve Folks

June 2, 2019

Teacher and student
Teachers and students at the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics in Hartsville, South Carolina discuss physics, astronomy, space travel, and how to locate the landing site of Apollo 11 on the moon.

By Steve Folks

April 6, 2019

Ernest F. Hollings
Ernest “Fritz” Hollings was born in Charleston, South Carolina in 1922. He graduated from The Citadel in 1942 and served as an artillery officer in World War Two. After the war, he was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives. In 1958, at age 36, he was elected Governor. In 1966,...

By Steve Folks

January 28, 2019

NETA Award - The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution
South Carolina ETV has received an award from NETA for its 2018 Instructional Media - Teacher Resource: The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution . 2018 NETA Award Winners Announced: Celebrating the Best in Public Media Public media's achievements in instructional media, community engagement...

By Steve Folks

March 20, 2017

The Southern Campaign for the American Revolution
South Carolina’s role in the Revolutionary War comes to the classroom in new online resources produced by South Carolina ETV in conjunction with the National Park Service, The Self Foundation, and both the local and national chapters of the Sons of the American Revolution. The new offering, The...