Professional Background

Det Bowers joined Wilson Kibler in May of 2016. Prior to joining Wilson Kibler, Mr. Bowers served as a licensed attorney practicing in Federal, State and Municipal Courts. Other business involvements have included real estate development, retail development and operations, agribusiness, forestry products, outdoor advertising, and insurance.

Born in Estill, South Carolina, and married to his high school sweetheart, Polly, Mr. Bowers, and his wife now reside in Columbia and have three sons, three daughters-in-law, and nine grandchildren.


Mr. Bowers earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Wofford College (Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa), a Doctorate in Jurisprudence from The University of South Carolina School of Law, and a Masters of Divinity from Columbia International University.


  • Property Management
  • Residential Development
  • Retail