"MMS" Racing Team Owners Bio

Tom Beard
A Moultrie, Ga., native now living in Atlanta, Beard is managing director of Global Investment Banking of Deutsche Banc Alex.Brown. Beard graduated from the University of Georgia and served during President Jimmy Carter’s administration as Deputy Assistant to the President from 1976-1980. Beard is currently a member of the Georgetown University Department of Languages & Linguistics Board of Advisors, a participant in the University of Georgia Business School’s Distinguished Practitioners program and serves on the Advisory Board to the Emory University Board Of Visitors. Beard also serves on the Board of Directors of Camp Sunshine, Speedway Children's Charities and the Atlanta College of Art. Beard is married to Frances and has three sons, Brooks, Hayes and Casey.

Nelson Bowers II
Bowers is a successful entrepreneur with diverse interests surrounding the retail automotive industry. Bowers is also owner/executive of Focus Healthcare. Focus Healthcare is made up of five chemical dependency and alcohol abuse/rehab hospitals that are located in five different states. He also owns and operates successful automobile dealerships and collision centers in Chattanooga, Tenn. From the mid 1980’s to 1997, Bowers formed an industry leading organization of 14 franchises in eight locations in Chattanooga and Nashville with annual revenue of over $750 million dollars. In 1997, Bowers’ primary dealership group was acquired by Charlotte based Sonic Automotive, Inc. Bowers became a charter member of Sonic Automotive’s senior management team. In January 1999, he left Sonic to focus on investment banking opportunities resulting from the auto industry’s consolidation trend. A University of Georgia graduate, Bowers and his wife Pam have two children, Courtney and Rick and one granddaughter, Emmaline.

Read Morton
Morton, senior partner of the Atlanta Law Firm of Burr & Forman, LLP, was born in Columbus, Ga., and has been a resident of Atlanta for the past 34 years. He holds an undergraduate and law degree from the University of Georgia and is a member of the State Bar of Georgia. In addition, he is a member of the Atlanta and American Bar Associations, the Lawyer’s Club of Atlanta and the Atlanta Estate Planning Council. Morton’s primary areas of practice are corporate, business transactions and corporate finance. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Georgia Foundation and the Board of Visitors of the University of Georgia School of Law. Morton is married to Margaret and they have two children, Frances and Billy.

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