Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement on the passing of Richard G. Scott

SALT LAKE CITY (September 22, 2015) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of Richard G. Scott.

“Elder Scott was an example of talent and dedication. His personal conviction in faith strengthened the spirituality of many within our community and inspired countless others to provide service in our state, our country and around the world.

“A gifted mind, Elder Scott was a nuclear engineer who for many years balanced a career while providing important service for the LDS Church. Among all his commitments, dedication to family was paramount.

“The Salt Lake Chamber and Utah’s business community extend our heartfelt condolences and support to the Scott family at this time. We’ve lost a strong leader who will be deeply missed.”