Occupation: Current Mayor of North Charleston
Education: Chicora High School and the Baptist College at Charleston, now Charleston Southern University
Family: He and his wife, Deborah, have two children, Elliott and Annie with a son-in-law Reggie, and two grandchildren.
Work experience: Summey was elected as the third Mayor of North Charleston in Oct. of 1994 and has been reelected in 1995, 1999, 2003 and 2007. Served on the Charleston County Election Commission and eventually became its chairman. Summey was elected to the North Charleston City Council in 1986 and Charleston County Council in 1988.
Goals: Upgrading the quality of life of the citizens of North Charleston continues to be the top goal of Mayor Summey.