Kay Calvert has been a member of Essential Partner's board since 2011 and served as Board President from 2013 through 2017. Kay’s background includes more than 20 years experience with technology-oriented companies. She has also been the principle strategic marketing and investor relations consultant with her own firm, K. Calvert Consulting. Kay has been a managing partner of a family-owned real estate company based in Charleston, SC, since 2007. She has served on numerous non-profit boards throughout her career.