Founders & Past Presidents

The Southeastern Orchestra Volunteer Association, (SOVA), was created and

incorporated as a 501(c)3 in North Carolina in 2005.

A list of the Founders and Past Presidents follows:


Mary Jo Daugherty Charleston, SC

Ginger Kelly Charlotte, NC

Gigi Leffler Charlotte, NC

Eloise Pingry Charleston, SC

Pam Weaver Greenville, SC

Liz Wheeler Columbia, SC


Gigi Leffler Charlotte, NC 2005-2010

Liz Wheeler Columbia, SC 2010-2013

Carol Lou Yaeger Charleston, SC 2013-2015

Martha Long Augusta, GA 2015-2017

Nancy Stanton Greenville, SC 2017-2018