Mayor & Town Council

The Town of Kingstree is governed by a Mayor and Town Council who are elected by the people of the Town. The Mayor and Town Council acting together are the Governing Body. All Governing Body members serve four-year terms. The Governing Body, being the elected representative of the people, adopts all ordinances and resolutions and determines the general goals and policies.

Darren Tisdale
Mayor
Luester McCullough
Town Councilwoman District 1
Michelle Butterworth
Town Councilwoman District 2, Mayor Pro Tem
Chris Williams
Town Councilman District 3
Monica Murdaugh
Town Councilwoman District 4
Bubba Hammet
Town Councilman District 5
Stan Williamson
Town Councilman District 6
Darren Tisdale
Mayor
Luester McCullough
Town Councilwoman District 1
C. Michelle Butterworth
Town Councilwoman District 2, Mayor Pro Tem
Chris Williams
Town Councilman District 3
Monica Murdaugh
Town Councilwoman District 4
Bubba Hammet
Town Councilman District 5
Stan Williamson
Town Councilman District 6

Darrin Tisdale

Mayor

Darren Tisdale became Kingstree’s mayor on January 4, 2016. He served as a councilmember representing District 3 before winning the town-wide election for mayor.

He was born here in Williamsburg County. His family ran the Red and White for years. Darren graduated from Kingstree Senior High in 1985. He worked with Santee Co-Op for over 19 years. Darren then bought and ran Tisdale’s produce, better known as the fruit stand. Darren currently owns and operates Williamsburg Lawn Care. He and his wife, Pam McKenzie Tisdale have 3 children. Bryant and his wife live in Oklahoma City. Cole is a US Marine and lives with his wife and child in Jacksonville, NC. His daughter DeAnna Tisdale is newly married. The Tisdale family is very involved in international missions. They have visited Serbia and Romania where they served in local churches and ministered directly to the leadership in each church.

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