Candice Hark

Vice Chairperson of the Board of Trustees

Candice is Co-Founder of Maxient, a software company catering to the needs of student affairs departments at over 800 colleges and universities across North America. Her business experience has led to an appointment to the board of advisors for the Faber Entrepreneurship Center within the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. She has also worked with various incubators and accelerators as an advisor to startup businesses. She and her husband, Aaron, sponsor and serve as judges for the Proving Ground, a business plan competition for students and recent alumni of the University of South Carolina.

Candice was also a founding member of Cville Gives, a philanthropic networking club geared toward professionals in Charlottesville, VA. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and with Honors from the South Carolina Honors College at the University of South Carolina in 2003. Candice currently lives in Charlottesville, with her husband and two children.