Scott Askins Leonard
Executive Vice President of Legal, General Counsel & Secretary
Scott Askins Leonard has served as PGi’s General Counsel since 2003 and is responsible for leading PGi’s global legal services team and overseeing all aspects of its legal matters. She was first introduced to PGi in 1996 serving as outside corporate counsel for PGi’s IPO and joined PGi in 2001 initially as a consultant in the Strategic Development Group.
Prior to joining PGi, Mrs. Leonard was Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at WebMD, where she managed WebMD’s corporate legal matters, including its IPO filing and M&A and strategic investment activity. Mrs. Leonard began her legal career as an associate with Alston & Bird and with Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough.
Scott holds a Bachelor of Science degree in financial management from Clemson University, a J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law and a Master of Laws in Taxation from New York University School of Law.