Gus A. Puryear

General Counsel & Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Asurion LLC

Gus A. Puryear

Gus A. Puryear

General Counsel & Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Asurion LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

Asurion LLC
NEW Asurion Corp.
CoreCivic, Inc.

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2030

Number of Boards

9

Birthday

1969

Age

50

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Chief Executive Officer at Truxton Corp.

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President, Chief Financial Officer & Director at Truxton Corp.

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President at The Tennessee Historical Society

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President & Director at Nashville Ballet

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Founder at Asurion LLC

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Chief Executive Officer, Japan at Asurion LLC

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Partner at Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison, PLC

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Vice President at Albemarle Corp. - Alabama

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Former Managing Partner, Nashville Practice Unit at KPMG LLP

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Former President at Asurion LLC

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General Counsel & Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Asurion LLC
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President & Director at Nashville Ballet

Nashville Ballet operates classical ballet and contemporary works. It offers repertoire of classical ballet and contemporary works by noted choreographers. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Nashville, TN.

Education
JD
Class of 1993

UNC School of Law was founded in 1845 and is part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation's first state-supported university. The school has been approved by the American Bar Association since 1928. Carolina Law prepares outstanding lawyers and leaders to serve the people and institutions of North Carolina, the nation and the world. Home to numerous centers and initiatives, the school offers strong expertise in civil rights, banking, environmental law, intellectual property, entrepreneurial and securities law, critical studies, bankruptcy and constitutional inquiry.

B.A. with Highest Honors
Class of 1990

Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools as well as one of the Southeast's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful, leafy campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills suburb. Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: our scholars and experts generate more than $500 million in research funding annually, while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta, and by collaboration among its schools, centers and partners.

UNC School of Law is a public law school.

JD Honors

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill also known as UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, or simply Carolina is a coeducational public research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. North Carolina has been consistently ranked among the highest ranked universities in the United States and is one of the original eight Public Ivy schools that provide an Ivy League experience for a public schooling price. After being chartered in 1789, the university first began enrolling students in 1795, which allows it to be one of three schools to claim the title of the oldest public university in the United States.

Career History
General Counsel & Senior Vice President, Human Resources
2010 - Current

Asurion, LLC is a privately held company based in Nashville, Tennessee that provides device protection and support services for smartphones, tablets, consumer electronics, appliances, satellite receivers and jewelry. The company operates in 14 countries and has 49 offices worldwide with 15,000 employees serving 280 million consumers.

Secretary, Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Prior

CCA founded the private corrections management industry three decades ago, establishing industry standards for future-focused, forward-thinking correctional solutions. A commitment to innovation, efficiency, cost effectiveness and achievement has made the company the private corrections management provider of choice for federal, state and local agencies since 1983. As a full-service corrections management provider, CCA specializes in the design, construction, expansion and management of prisons, jails and detention facilities, as well as inmate transportation services through its subsidiary company TransCor America. The company is the fifth-largest corrections system in the nation, behind only the federal government and three states. CCA houses more than 80,000 inmates in more than 60 facilities, 44 of which are company-owned, with a total bed capacity of more than 90,000. CCA currently partners with all three federal corrections agencies (The Federal Bureau of Prisons, the U.S. Marshals Service and Immigration and Customs Enforcement), 16 states, more than a dozen local municipalities, and Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Since its inception, CCA has maintained its market leadership position in private corrections, managing more than 40 percent of all adult-secure beds under contract with such providers in the United States. The company joined the New York Stock Exchange in 1994 and now trades under the ticker symbol CXW. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, CCA employs nearly 17,000 professionals nationwide in security, academic and vocational education, health services, inmate programs, facility maintenance, human resources, management and administration. The company has been named among “America’s Best Big Companies” by Forbes magazine and ranked number one in the publication’s “Business Services and Supplies” category. G.I. Jobs magazine also named CCA as a “Top 50 Military-Friendly Employer.” CCA offers offenders a variety of dynamic rehabilitation and education programs, including addictions treatment, GED preparation and testing, post-secondary studies, life skills, employment training, recreational options and work opportunities. The company also provides valuable economic benefits to its local community partners by paying property, sales and other taxes, and providing a stable employment base that focuses on building careers with unlimited growth and development opportunities. As a strong corporate citizen, recognized by Corporate Responsibility Officer magazine, CCA contributes generously to host communities through volunteerism and charitable giving

Chief Human Resources Officer & General Counsel
2010 - Current

NEW Asurion Corp. provides consumer product protection programs. The company was founded by Fredrick D. Schaufeld in 1983 and is headquartered in Nashville, TN.

Boards & Committees
Director
Current

Truxton Corp. is a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of private banking and business banking services. It operates through the following segments: Commercial Loans, Commercial Real Estate Loans, Residential Real Estate Loans, Construction and Land Development Loans, and Consumer Loans. The Commercial Loans segment includes loans for commercial, industrial or agricultural purposes to business enterprises that are not secured by real estate. The Commercial Real Estate Loans segment refers to the secured by non-residential real estate and improvements thereon. The Residential Real Estate Loans segment comprises the loans secured by residential real estate, including single-family and multi-family dwellings. The Construction and Land Development Loans segment includes loans to finance the process of improving properties preparatory to erecting new structures or the on-site construction of industrial, commercial, residential or farm buildings. The Consumer Loans segment comprises the loans to individuals for household, family and other personal expenditures that are not secured by real estate. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Nashville, TN.

Member, Board of Directors
Tenure Unconfirmed

Truxton Trust Co.'s investment approach begins with the determination of each client's long-term financial and risk tolerance. The firm considers each client's current investment strategy and offers recommendations on they can best meet their financial goals. Nashville Bank & Trust also assists with the titling and structuring of assets to increase potential earnings while minimizing tax obligations.

Member, Board of Visitors
Prior

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill also known as UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, or simply Carolina is a coeducational public research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. North Carolina has been consistently ranked among the highest ranked universities in the United States and is one of the original eight Public Ivy schools that provide an Ivy League experience for a public schooling price. After being chartered in 1789, the university first began enrolling students in 1795, which allows it to be one of three schools to claim the title of the oldest public university in the United States.

Director
Prior

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.

Director
Prior

CHEEKWOOD'S MISSION IS TO PRESERVE CHEEKWOOD AS A HISTORICAL LANDMARK WHERE BEAUTY AND EXCELLENCE IN ART AND HORTICULTURE TO STIMULATE THE MIND AND NURTURE THE SPIRIT. CHEEKWOOD INSPIRES AND EDUCATES BY MAKING ART, HORTICULTURE, AND NATURE ACCESSIBLE TO A DIVERSE COMMUNITY.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$5,000 - $10K
2012

CHEEKWOOD'S MISSION IS TO PRESERVE CHEEKWOOD AS A HISTORICAL LANDMARK WHERE BEAUTY AND EXCELLENCE IN ART AND HORTICULTURE TO STIMULATE THE MIND AND NURTURE THE SPIRIT. CHEEKWOOD INSPIRES AND EDUCATES BY MAKING ART, HORTICULTURE, AND NATURE ACCESSIBLE TO A DIVERSE COMMUNITY.

Political Donations
$1,000
2010

Former Governor of Tennessee

$1,000
2007

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,000
2003

Former President of United States

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