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Mason McKnight IV graduated with honors from Augusta Prep in 2002. During his freshman year, he won the state individual golf championship and helped lead the team to a state title.

McKnight graduated from Presbyterian College in 2006 with a Business and Management Degree. He is now the the VP of ACC Construction and oversees the Department of Defense Division.

McKnight met his wife, Jane Shaw McKnight, at Presbyterian College where they both played college golf. Mason and Jane got married in 2009 and have two daughters who attend Augusta Prep, VA and Macie. Jane is an Interior Decorator and Designer and owns MJM Designs.

The McKnights are involved with the community through volunteer work with several different organizations (Mason - Hale House, Augusta Regional Airport Commission; Jane - Symphony Guild, Camellia Garden Club). Their hobbies include supporting their children in their extracurricular activities and traveling.
Augusta Preparatory Day School is an independent, college preparatory school serving children ages 2 through Grade 12 from the greater Augusta-Aiken area. Augusta Prep seeks to enroll a group of diverse students. We follow an open admission policy, whereby qualified candidates are admitted without regard to religion, race, nationality, economic background, or ethnic origin.