Sudha Patel was born and partially raised in the third world poverty in Tithal, Gujarat, India until age 9 is when she and her two siblings immigrated to the United States to join their parents a year later due to financial difficulties in Andrews, SC.
Patel paved her path often making and breaking history as the first Indian-American female in the local governance or organizations throughout Georgetown County. Patel served two terms in the Andrews Lunch Rotary Club, one term in Andrews Town Council.
Patel is a Clemson graduate from the College of Architecture. She holds more than fifteen years of experience in architecture design, construction management and planning. While caring for her family and son as her first priority, she currently manages a hotel in Andrews.
Patel generally enjoys staying actively involved in the betterment of the community. She is a senior fellow of the Waccamaw Community Foundation American Leadership Forum. She is a past board member of Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce, the Cultural Council of Georgetown County and the chairperson for the Town of Andrews Anniversary Celebration and the Andrews Heritage Festival. She is a real-life model and a volunteer to Georgetown County Family Justice Center leading speaker’s bureau to help create awareness to the public about domestic violence. unch Rotary Club, one term in Andrews Town Council.