Santee Electric Cooperative
Santee has 40,000 members. Of the nine (9) members of the board, all members are men, and none are women, five (5) are white,
including the chairmen from the Lake City district and four (4) members are African-American, three (3) of whom were elected from the Kingstree district, one (1) of whom is the vice-chairmen of the board and one (1) of whom is the assistant-secretary. The other African-American was elected from the Hemingway district.