Moore Taylor Law Firm, P.A. is pleased to announce partner Stanley L. Myers has been appointed by the S.C. General Assembly to serve on The Citadel’s Board of Visitors. The Citadel’s Board of Visitors has the responsibility for the direction and supervision of the college. Myers will begin serving his six-year term July 1, 2014.

“It is an honor and privilege to be elected to the Board of Visitors by the S.C. General Assembly,” said Myers. “I look forward to honorably serving my school, acting in its best interests, and to giving back just as much at The Citadel has given me.”

Myers is a partner at Moore Taylor Law Firm, P.A., and has a state-wide practice with emphasis on criminal defense. He graduated from The Citadel in 1998 with a B.A. in political science. As a football player, he received numerous conference awards and ended his career as the school’s second-highest, all-time leader for total yards. Myers later graduated from the David A. Clarke School of Law in Washington, D.C., and in 2008, was named The American Bar of Trial Attorney’s Young Lawyer of the Year.

Currently, Myers serves as a major in the S.C. Army National Guard. He is the staff judge advocate at the 59th Troop Command. He served a 15-month combat tour in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Myers also founded the Swansea Mentorship Program and currently mentors approximately 36 young men. He is also a member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.