Phone: 803-438-3481


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Business Administration

1SG James Stroud

I started my career in the United States Marine Corps. I was active duty a little over six years, received an Honorable Discharge and returned to civilian life. I married my wife Sherri in 2002. We were blessed with our twins Jay and Breanna in 2004. I enlisted in the SCARNG in 2005 and spent the next 15 years active duty until I retired August 2020. I started teaching at Lugoff Elgin September 2020. I am the Drill Team and Color Guard Coach.

I have a Bachlors in Business fro UMT Arlington VA. I have deployed overseas seven times, three of which were combat deployments. I like to fish, hunt and camp. I look forward to the challenges of being a teacher at LE.