Betty Temple brings extensive legal advisory and leadership
experience to Board
GREENVILLE, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$SCSC–ScanSource, Inc., (Nasdaq: SCSC), a leading global provider of
technology products and solutions, today announced the appointment of
Elizabeth O. (“Betty”) Temple to its Board of Directors effective
September 11, 2017. Ms. Temple’s appointment expands the Board to seven
Ms. Temple has served as Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Womble
Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP since January 1, 2016 and has been a
practicing corporate and securities attorney at the firm since 1989.
Prior to her position as Chair and Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Temple
held a number of leadership roles at the firm, including serving on the
firm’s Public Company Advisors Team and Management Committee. Ms. Temple
has been a partner at the firm since 1997.
For more than 25 years, Ms. Temple has counseled public and private
companies on their highest strategic priorities, giving her an
understanding of the challenges and opportunities in ScanSource’s
industry and the industries of many of its vendors and customers. Her
background as a legal advisor to public companies and boards will
provide the Board with expertise in the areas of risk management,
corporate governance, acquisitions and securities regulation. Ms. Temple
has extensive leadership experience serving as the Chief Executive
Officer of a large law firm, and she will bring a growth and
entrepreneurial perspective to the Board.
Ms. Temple received a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill and a J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of
“We are very pleased that Betty is joining the ScanSource Board,” said
Steve Fischer, Chairman, ScanSource, Inc. “We look forward to the wealth
of legal knowledge, vast leadership experience, and valuable perspective
that she will bring to our Board.”
“I am honored to join the ScanSource Board of Directors,” said Ms.
Temple. “ScanSource’s reputation and commitment to their partners and
shareholders is a testament to the management team and the exceptional
employees at ScanSource. I am happy to be a part of it.”
About ScanSource, Inc.
ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is a leading global provider of
technology products and solutions, focusing on point-of-sale, payments,
barcode, physical security, unified communications and collaboration,
cloud and telecom services. ScanSource’s teams provide value-added
solutions and operate from two segments, Worldwide Barcode, Networking &
Security and Worldwide Communications & Services. ScanSource is
committed to helping its customers choose, configure and deliver the
industry’s best solutions across almost every vertical market in North
America, Latin America and Europe. Founded in 1992, the Company is
headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina and was named one of the
2017 Best Places to Work in South Carolina. ScanSource ranks #647 on the
Fortune 1000. For more information, visit www.scansource.com.
Melissa Andrews, 864-286-4425