About the Keynote Speaker: Trey Gowdy graduated from Baylor University in 1986, with a degree in history, and the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1989. Trey was a federal prosecutor from 1994-2000. He received the highest performance rating a federal prosecutor can receive – two years in a row. In 2000, Trey left the U.S. Attorney’s office to run for 7th Circuit Solicitor (District Attorney) in Spartanburg and Cherokee Counties. As 7th Circuit Solicitor, he implemented a Drug Mother Protocol designed to assist expectant mothers break the cycle of addiction. In 2010, he ran for congress to represent the 4th Congressional District and served in congress for four terms. After announcing he would not seek re-election, in January of 2019, Trey returned to his beloved South Carolina to practice law. Trey is married to Terri Dillard Gowdy, a first grade school teacher in Spartanburg, South Carolina. They have two children, Watson and Abigail.
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