Elected: November 6, 2018 (term expires: December 31, 2022)
George M. Oliver was born in Moncks Corner, SC in 1958. He is a graduate of Berkeley High School, 1976 and the University of South Carolina, 1983. He began his law enforcement career in 1980. From 1980-1983 he served as Senate Security in Columbia at the State House then moved to The Alcohol Beverage Control Commission, 1983- 1989. He was then selected serve on the Governor’s Raid Team (Retaliation Against Illegal Drugs) as a special agent from 1989-1993. He continued his career in law enforcement from 1993-1995 with the FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force before transferring to SLED’s Lowcountry Regional Office conducting criminal investigations, 1995 until his retirement in 2006. George joined the Berkeley County Coroner’s office as a deputy Coroner in 2006. He served as Chief Deputy Coroner from 2010- 2018. He was elected Coroner in 2018.
George is a member of the SC Coroner’s Association, a Registered Medicolegal Death Investigator, a member of the Fraternal Order of Police, serves as an active member of the Kennedy Center’s Prevention Board, and is a member of the Moncks Corner United Methodist Church.
George is married to Robin Costner Oliver and has two sons, a daughter and a grandson.