“Turner Enterprises: Where We Are Now and How We Got There”
Taylor Glover is president and chief executive officer of Turner Enterprises, Inc. (TEI). In this capacity, he has oversight of TEI's landholdings, financial investments and business interests, including Ted's Montana Grill, and the most recent business venture, DT Solar, a Turner Renewable Energy company. Additionally, Glover works closely with Turner's philanthropic and charitable organizations, which include the UN Foundation, Nuclear Threat Initiative and the Turner Foundation.
Prior to joining Turner Enterprises, Glover was senior vice president of the Private Client Group at Merrill Lynch, where he retired after nearly 30 years.
Glover currently serves on the board of directors for Cox Enterprises, Inc., Cousins Properties, Inc. and the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the board of trustees for Davidson College, the national board of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, and is chairman of the board of overseers for the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. In addition, Glover is advisor to the board for the Turner Foundation, the United Nations Foundation and the Nuclear Threat Initiative.
Past board affiliations include the Buckhead Bank (acquired by Bank of America) and Web MD. Glover was a founding director of the Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, and served on the board of trustees for the Nature Conservancy of Georgia, Presbyterian College, the Westminster Schools and the Woodruff Arts Center. Glover was also a member of the board of directors for CARE Atlanta, chairman of the board for the Schenck School, chairman of the investment committee for Columbia Seminary and a member of the finance and investment committee for Ducks Unlimited.
A recipient of numerous awards and accolades, Glover was most recently honored with a proclamation from the Atlanta City Council for his part in spearheading the effort to provide City of Atlanta police officers with a line-of-duty life insurance policy.
Glover, a native of Newnan, GA, holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Georgia. He is a licensed pilot and enjoys hunting, fishing and golf. Glover and his wife, Shearon, have been married for more than 30 years and have two sons, Frank and Christopher.