Hayne Hipp

Hayne Hipp

Aspen Institute Trustee , Private Investor

Hayne Hipp is the founder of Liberty Fellowship, a statewide initiative of exemplary leaders committed to a lifetime of moving South Carolina forward. Drawing from the state’s business, government and non-profit sectors proven leadership, Liberty Fellowship identifies and sustains values-based enlightened leaders through seminars, projects and network connectivity. This highly successful initiative is entering its fifteenth year of operation with 291 Fellows across the state. Hayne is former CEO of The Liberty Corporation, an owner of insurance companies and television stations with additional investments in media, real estate and technology ventures. He joined Liberty in Investments in 1969, becoming Chief Executive in 1979. He is a former trustee of Washington & Lee University, his Alma Mater and has an M.B.A. from Wharton, University of Pennsylvania. He has served on numerous corporate boards and has been active in civic and non-profit organizations in South Carolina and on a national level.