Mr. Owens is owner of Aiken & Company Real Estate and Insurance. He became a McLeod Foundation Board Trustee in 1996. When his term expired in 2009, he rolled off for a year and was reinstated in 2010. He serve on the Finance and Investment Committee, Governance Committee and Planned Gift Development. His hobbies include golf, travel, bird hunting and the Beach. Mr. Owens is married to Cornelia and they have one child.