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Ken Trogdon is CEO of Welvista. Formerly known as Communicare, a nationally recognized healthcare program with a network of over 2,500 health providers and 11 pharmaceutical companies serving South Carolina's uninsured, under Ken's leadership Communicare received the 2005 Central Carolina Community Foundation's David W. Robinson Catalyst Award. He previously worked as deputy director for Palmetto Health Project and with the Columbia advertising firm of Newman, Saylor and Gregory. Ken is a board member of Family Connections, Diabetes Initiatives of SC and the SC Oral Health Advisory Council, and is a fellow with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Outreach Program. He recently received the Order of the Palmetto for his work bringing healthcare to low-income South Carolinians. He was named 2004 Executive Fundraising Professional of the Year for the Columbia Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Ken is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a BS degree in foreign relations. He is a Fellow of the second class of the Liberty Fellowship Program and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.