Commissioner Noel C. Anderson Receives Silver Crescent Award

All who know Mr. Anderson call him ‘Andy’. After 32 years of loyal and dedicated service to the citizens of Pickens County, Commissioner Noel C. Anderson has retired from the Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission as of January 31, 2014.

Senator Martin, on behalf of South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, presented Mr. Anderson with the Order of the Silver Crescent Award in the Pickens County Administration Facility Auditorium on Friday, April 11, 2014. The Silver Crescent is the state’s highest award for volunteer and/or community service.  Mr. Anderson was chosen for the award for his lifetime of exemplary performance, contribution, and achievement within the community.

Mr. Noel C Anderson

Mr. Anderson attended Clemson University from 1940 to 1942 before serving in the military from 1942 thru 1946 during World War II. He completed his studies at Clemson University in 1948 with a degree in Animal Husbandry(Science). He worked with the  Clemson Extension Service as the County Agricultural Agent until he retired in 1981. In 1981, he was appointed to the Pickens County Elections Commission.

Mr. Anderson leaves the Elections Commission with memories and a lifetime of experience, knowledge, and history that only Mr. Anderson has to offer.