Former Principal of Greenwood Capital, John W. McAlhany joined the Firm in 1988. Dr. McAlhany serves an economist on the Investment Committee. During his tenure with Greenwood Capital, in addition to being a Principal, Dr. McAlhany was also a Portfolio Manager.
Prior to joining the Firm, he was the Dean of the School of Business at Lander University in Greenwood for more than six years. He served as a Professor and Assistant Dean of the School of Business at the University of South Carolina in Spartanburg and as Associate Professor of Business Administration at The Citadel. Dr. McAlhany earned his PhD in Applied Economics from Clemson University in 1971. He has a M.S. in Economics from Clemson and a B.A. in Business Administration from Furman University. Dr. McAlhany currently serves as Secretary on the board of the Greenwood Genetics Center.