District 6

Dr. Britt Blackwell, Council Chairman - District 6

Britt Blackwell


Chairman


2020 Cavendale Drive
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Home Phone: 803-329-0495
Cell Phone: 803-517-9755
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Background


Councilmember Britt Blackwell, Chairman of the York County Council, is a Republican from District 6. He is a Rock Hill native, where he resides with his wife Martha.  His son Phillip lives in Jacksonville, Florida and works with Navy Fighter Pilot Simulation Training and his daughter Christina lives in North Carolina and is a nurse (R.N.). Dr. Blackwell is a graduate of Clemson University and The Medical Center of the University of Alabama in Birmingham, Alabama. He is an Optometric Physician and founder of Blackwell Eye Associates in Rock Hill. He was elected to the Rock Hill School Board in 1994 and 1998. Dr. Blackwell served on the South Carolina State Board of Education from 2007 to the end of 2010. Dr. Blackwell also served on the Executive Committee of the South Carolina Optometric Physicians Association for 4 years. He and his family are members of First Baptist Church in Rock Hill.