Larry Nivens

Larry Nivens

Larry’s role has changed from the Administrative Pastor of Fort Mill Church of God to Coach/Consultant. He also serves as a board member of the Church of God Home for Children in Mauldin, South Carolina.  Prior to FMCOG, Larry worked for Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Inc., for 31 years, where he served in several top management positions, and as the Senior Vice President of Marketing & Manufacturing before his departure in 2001. He graduated from Fort Mill High School in 1972 and attended York Technical College in 1973-1974 majoring in Business Administration. In 1998 Larry attended The University of Virginia where he completed The Executive Program at Colgate Darden Business School. He married Sheryl Ann Fields of Rock Hill in 1974 and they have two children (spouses); Mark (Jessica) Nivens, Kaicen (Jonathan) Kawakami, and two grandsons, Owen and Ellis Nivens. Since 1974, Sheryl has been employed as a legal assistant for Harrelson and Hayes Law Firm.  Larry and Sheryl have been faithful members of the Fort Mill Church of God since 1982 and residents of Rock Hill since 1974.