Betty L. Beatty is Chairwoman of the Board of Directors for the Beatty Companies. She also heads the Betty L. Beatty and Guy E. Beatty Foundation, which supports the couple’s education, health and human services philanthropic priorities. Mrs. Beatty received an Honorary Doctorate from the College of Charleston in 2015. In 2001, Betty and Guy Beatty made the lead charitable donation towards the construction of the Beatty Center at the College of Charleston which opened its doors in 2007, and today is home to over 2,000 business students and 75 faculty members. Mrs. Beatty continues to support, the Guy E. Beatty Scholarship Fund which has benefitted 80 students, known as “The Beatty Bunch” since 1997. The Beatty scholarships are made available on a competitive basis to incoming freshmen who express their interest in a business major. She and her husband founded the Beatty Companies in 1962. Mrs. Beatty splits her time between the family home in McLean Virginia and Charleston South Carolina.
Susan L. Beatty is the President and CEO of the Beatty Companies. She is also a Board Member of the Beatty Companies. Ms. Beatty received a business degree from the College of Charleston and is a member of the Board of Advisors for the College’s Business School. Ms. Beatty has a diverse background in education and performing arts, spanning from international recording artist, musician, and professional songwriter, to business entrepreneur and real estate investor. In 2005, Ms. Beatty formed Susi B. Marketing, Inc. with the goal of developing wholesome entertainment properties that would positively affect the lives of children. Ms. Beatty created “Angie the Ant® and The Bumblebee Tree,” Angie was signed as the official mascot for Prevent Child Abuse America, the largest child abuse prevention organization in the United States. Ms. Beatty resides in Charleston with her family, Luke, Saleh and Rosie.
Michael A. Molony is a Partner at Young Clement Rivers LLP, a Charleston law firm. Mr. Molony received his Bachelor of Science (Finance), MBA and JD from the University of South Carolina. He is a Board member of the Beatty Companies. He has been listed in Best Lawyers in America since 2007, served as President of the Charleston County Bar association and currently serves on the South Carolina Judicial Council. Mr. Molony has a varied practice that includes handling business transactions, administrative and commercial litigation, government and regulatory matters. He serves as an associate municipal judge for the City of Charleston and the City of Isle of Palms. He also serves as an arbitrator in a variety of cases, involving Complex Business, Securities, and Aviation matters. An Air Force veteran and licensed private pilot, he resides on Sullivan’s Island South Carolina and maintains a residence in the City of Charleston.