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David Ronald Musgrove Edit Profile

also known as Ronnie Musgrove

governor , Lawyer

D. Ronald Musgrove, American lawyer, specializing in the field of. Member of Smith, Musgrove & McCord.

Background

Musgrove, David Ronald was born on July 29, 1956 in Sardis, Mississippi, United States. Son of Henry and Nina (Rogers) Musgrove.

Education

Associate of Arts, Northwest Mississippi Community College, 1976. Bachelor of Science, University Mississippi, 1978. Juris Doctor, University Mississippi, 1981.

Career

Partner Smith, Musgrove & McCord, Batesville, Mississippi, 1981—2000. Lieutenant governor State of Mississippi, 1996—2000, governor, 2001—2004. Of counsel Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush P.A., since 2004.

State senior Mississippi State, 1988-1996. Chair National Conference Lieutenant Governors, 1998-1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: Mississippi.

Membership

President Batesville Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1982-1983. Chair Panola County Heart Fund, 1985-1986. Deacon First Baptist Church, Batesville, 1983-2000.

Fellow Mississippi Bar Found. Member American Inns Court, Panola County Bar Association (president), Tri-County Bar Association, Mississippi Young Lawyers Association, Mississippi State Bar Association (Exceptional Service award), Mississippi Association School Board Attorneys, Rotary.

Connections

Married Melanie Ballard, children: Jordan, Carmen, Rae.

father:
Henry Musgrove

mother:
Nina (Rogers) Musgrove

spouse:
Melanie Ballard

children:
Jordan Musgrove

Carmen Musgrove

Rae Musgrove