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Currently closed. Former Gamecock football player Anton J. Gunn was the political director for Barack Obama's 2008 presidential primary campaign in South Carolina, and he served as a delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado. Gunn was head of the Office of External Affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and he played a role in the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.” In January 2014, he stepped down to return to the private sector as a consultant, health care entrepreneur and professional speaker. In January 2015, Gunn became Executive Director of Community Health Innovation and Chief Diversity Officer at the Medical University of South Carolina.