A native of Greenville, Ennis Fant attended the public schools of Greenville County.
While at The University of South Carolina, he served as President of the Theta Nu
Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and was the Southern Region College Brother of the Year.
He did his theological studies at Erskine Theological Seminary and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
He currently services as Senior Pastor of Pleasant View Missionary Baptist Church in Powdersville, SC.
He is also serves as an adjunct professor of New Testament Studies at N.J. Brockman School of Theology in Greenville, SC.
Dr. Fant is a former member of Greenville County Council and the South Carolina House of Representatives.
As a former member of Council, he served as Vice-Chairman and Chaired the Finance Committee. He has previously
served on the boards of Greenville Technical College, The Greater Greenville Chamber of Commerce,
the Urban League of the Upstate and the Phillis Wheatley Association.
Being bi-vocational, he has had a long career in the Real Estate and Insurance industries;
protecting families and providing homeownership to strengthen our communities.
Dr. Fant has two children, Courtney Fant who is currently in the Honors College at The University of South Carolina
and Ennis Fant, Jr. who is attending Greenville Technical College.
Dr. Fant serves on the Planning and Development Committee and the
Public Works and Infrastructure Committee.