Stacey Mills graduated from USC Upstate in 2003. The Spartanburg County native taught at Woodmont High School in Piedmont, S.C., from 2004 to 2009 before returning to his alma mater as the assistant director of student life. In 2015, he became interim executive director of USC Upstate’s Greenville Campus. The following year, he officially took over the role, which combines working with the community and leading efforts to provide quality programs for the region’s needs.
Mills was recently appointed to the Greenville Health Authority Board of Trustees and named South Regional Trustee for the National Board for the Urban League. He also serves as chairman of the Urban League’s board. In August, Mills was promoted to assistant vice chancellor for Regional Engagement. He is a senior minister for Mountain View Baptist Church.