TALENTS: relationship builder, communicator
Since 2002, Cabot has served as the Executive Director for the Dugas/Turner Family Foundations. The Turners are the founding family of Dollar General, and two generations of Dugas and Turners govern five foundations serving local communities in three different states.
Cabot was a Williamson County Schools Ambassador during 2014, and a member of the first MNPS “Blue Ribbon Teacher of the Year” Award selection Committee. Cabot co-chaired the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce “Report Card Committee” in 2010 and 2011, and he is a current member of the Nashville Chamber CEO Champions. Cabot serves on the Government Affairs Committee for the Southeastern Council of Foundations. He is a past member of the board of The Housing Fund in Nashville, Tennessee, and an alum of Leadership Nashville (contending he was a member of the “best class ever!”).
A 1979 graduate of Vanderbilt University, Cabot received an MBA from Southern Methodist University. His work experience includes tenures at Vanderbilt University, Dye, Van Mol & Lawrence Public Relations, and Dollar General.
Cabot and his wife, Deborah, have two children, Jesse a sophomore at Baylor University, and Charlie a freshman at Western Kentucky University. He and Deborah reside in Nashville.