Alumni (Scholar)

Thornton Kirby

Columbia, South Carolina
B.A. University of Virginia (1987)
J.D. University of South Carolina (1990)
Professional Sectors:
Healthcare Services
Law/Legal Services


Pi Kappa Alpha, Pledge Class President, Delegate to Regional Convention, Rush Chairman, President, Undergraduate National Vice-President, Architecture Committee Chairman for Renovation; Honor Educator; Inter-Fraternity Council In-House Committee, Faculty-Relations Committee; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Madison House, Hospital Volunteer; Presidential Advisory Committee on Registration, Student Member; First-Year Seminar Instructor; Outstanding Fraternity Chapter President-1987; Outstanding Brother-1987

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