Frank Heindel is a longtime resident of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, where he and his wife raised their three sons. Mr. Heindel, an agricultural commodities trader, has spent the last decade investigating South Carolina's election system and advocating for more secure elections in the state.
Phil Leventis is a native South Carolinian and a resident of Sumter County, South Carolina. Mr. Leventis is a veteran of the Air Force and Air National Guard, and a former eight-term state senator. Mr. Leventis has been concerned with South Carolina's voting machines and election security since his time in the state senate.