Tracey C. Hunt is the Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) and is responsible for the oversight of the accounting and financial reporting functions of the agency. With over sixteen years of state government experience, Mrs. Hunt is excited to serve as the VP of Administration and CFO at SCETV and to use her prior experience and knowledge to assist the agency.
Prior to joining SCETV, Mrs. Hunt served as the Budget and Grants Director at the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce (SCDEW). She was responsible for the agency’s budgetary accounting activities, including the formulation and execution of the agency’s program and operating expense budgets. Additionally, she was responsible for all grants issued to the agency from the federal government and the monitoring of to ensure state and federal compliance of those grants.
Prior to her time at SCDEW, Mrs. Hunt served as the Administration Director for the Santee-Wateree Community Mental Health Center; a division of the South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH). In this role she managed accounts payable, accounts receivable, procurement, participant eligibility, grants, contracts, information technology, and physical plant services.
Mrs. Hunt also served in a variety of financial roles with an emphasis on federal grants, auditing financial records, producing financial status reports, preparing budgets, applying for grants, crafting strategic plans, ensuring accountability and grant compliance, as well as providing training and technical assistance on both the statewide and national levels for the following state agencies: the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED), Office of Homeland Security (OHS), the South Carolina Department of Disability and Special Needs (DDSN), the South Carolina Technical College System (SCTCS) South Carolina Parks Recreation and Tourism (SCPRT).
Mrs. Hunt received her bachelor’s degree from Columbia College where she pursued a double major in Business Administration/Accounting and Christian Education. She received an award at Columbia College for student of the year during her senior year, and she has completed several state and federal leadership certifications. Her hobbies include: spending time with her family, photography, reading, and watching the Atlanta Braves play baseball. She has been married to her husband David for almost 19 years and has a 6 year old son William.