CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 21.--Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. of Memphis, Tenn. recently announced that Major General John S. Grinalds, Citadel President, was elected during the quarterly meeting of the company's board.
Mason Hawkins, Chairman and CEO of Southeastern Asset Management, Inc. and Chairman of the Independent Nominating Committee of the Mid-America Board, said "We are delighted to have John Grinalds join the Mid-America Board. This distinguished man brings another level of depth, judgment, and expertise to the board with his broad-ranging and widely diverse experiences and leadership skills."
Following the completion of its pending merger with Flournoy Development Company, Mid-America will own over 32,000 apartment units throughout the Southeast.