Larry Collett is the co-founder of Charleston Leaders, a 501(c)(3) organization with a mission of fostering and developing leadership in our community. They do that with various programming focused on leaders and leadership development, including a partnership with FranklinCovey where they fund and implement Leader in Me in K-12 schools in South Carolina.
Larry is also the president and CEO of netGALAXY Holdings, an investment, development, acquisitions and real estate company with interests in various companies, ventures, investments and properties under its umbrella. His flagship company, netGALAXY Studios, was recently sold to another leading development firm here in the Lowcountry on August 1, 2019.
Larry previously worked for Media General, which was acquired by Nexstar Media, and was the Regional Interactive Media Director for the NBC stations in both Charleston and Savannah. Prior to his tenure at Media General, he helped launch Charleston.net for the Post and Courier.
Larry is married to Summerville native, Rebecca Collett, who is an Investigative Reporter and Managing Editor at WCBD-TV 2. Larry and Becky have two boys named Naaman and Beaudrot (Beau) and are expecting their third child in January. Larry is passionate about community involvement and serves on multiple boards and committees for various organizations in the area.