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Mr. Gus Puryear A. IV


Corrections Corporation of America , Inc.

HQ Phone: (615) 263-3000

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Corrections Corporation of America , Inc.

CCA Headquarters (Facility Support Center) 10 Burton Hills Blvd.

Nashville, Tennessee 37215

United States

Company Description

CCA is the nation's largest owner and operator of privatized correctional and detention facilities and one of the largest prison operators in the United States, behind only the federal government and three states. We currently operate 65 facilities, inclu ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Asurion Corporation

Lead Software Developer

Press Ganey Associates Inc


Board Member
Nashville Bank And Trust Company

Board Member
Truxton Trust Company

Board Member

Board Member
Nashville Area Red Cross

Belle Meade Country Club

Board Member
Middle Tennessee Red Cross Chapters

Counsel To the Committee On Governmental Affairs' Special Investigation of Campaign Finance Abuses
U.S. Senate


Political Science

Emory University


University of North Carolina

J.D. , with honors

University of North Carolina School of Law


political science

Emory University

law degree

University of North Carolina

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Gustavus A. Puryear IV

G. A. Puryear IV is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of NEW Asurion Corporation ("Asurion") and its various subsidiaries. Asurion is the global leader in technology protection services, including cellular handset protection programs and extended service contracts for electronics and other consumer goods.
A graduate of Emory University and the University of North Carolina School of Law, Mr. Puryear previously served for more than nine years as Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW), an owner and operator of private prisons. He previously held government positions in Washington, D.C., and he practiced law in Nashville.
Mr. Puryear has served on various civic and charitable boards in the Nashville community, including the Nashville chapter of the American Red Cross, Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville, Boy Scouts of America, Middle Tennessee Council, Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art, and Exchange Club of Nashville. He currently serves on the Board of Visitors of the University of North Carolina.

Prison 2008 News & Views

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8-20-08 -- Bedeviled this year by negative publicity on several fronts, Corrections Corp. of America late last week launched a public relations push to counter what it says are biased reports. . . . The Nashville-based company has been under the microscope since its general counsel, Gus Puryear, was nominated for the federal judgeship of the Tennessee Middle district in February. . . . At the same time, activists have stepped up their work against the company, seeking the company's contracts and other papers under public-record laws. . . . CCA's response includes an advertising campaign pointing people to a new Web site that promises an "unfiltered, full, 360-degree view of CCA.

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CCA's General Counsel, Gus Puryear, Nominated As Federal District Judge

Board of Directors

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Middle Tennessee Red Cross Chapters - Locations - Nashville Area Chapter - Board of Directors

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