Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. announces that John M. Scott III has been elected to serve on the Board of Trustees of McLeod Health Foundation. The McLeod Health Foundation was established in 1986 as an independent not for profit tax exempt charitable organization whose mission is to generate philanthropic and community support to perpetuate medical excellence at McLeod Health. Thanks to the generosity of this region, the Foundation has raised in excess of $40 million and has provided support for hundreds of programs at McLeod Health. Scott is a shareholder in the Florence office and is a member of the firm’s Business Transactions Group.
John focuses his practice in business representation and tax planning. He is committed to service in his community and, among other activities, serves as a board member of the Eastern Carolina Community Foundation is the Chairman of the McLeod Professional Advisors Committee and is a Past President of the Florence Kiwanis Club. John was a 2005 graduate of the Leadership Florence Program, and is a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Florence, where he is a youth basketball coach.