February 15, 2012
Inglis Foundation elects Won Shin, ESQ. to board of directors
(Philadelphia, PA) – Inglis Foundation, which provides programs and services to enable people with physical disabilities, and those who care for them, to live life to the fullest, announced the unanimous election of WON SHIN, ESQ. to the Board of Directors.
Won is a tax senior manager in the Transaction Advisory Services group with Ernst & Young in Philadelphia. Won focuses on tax transaction structuring, tax due diligence in mergers and acquisitions, tax attribute analysis and transaction costs analysis. He was a trial attorney and a former Assistant Deputy Mayor of the City of Philadelphia serving as the Executive Director of the Mayor’s Commission on People with Disabilities.
Won, a former nationally ranked wheelchair tennis player, earned his J.D. from the Southern Methodist University School of Law and an LL.M. in Taxation, with Distinction, from Georgetown University Law Center. In addition, he holds a BBA in Finance from the University of Texas at Arlington.
Won is an active member of the Pennsylvania Bar and the tax sections of the American, Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations. Won was a member of the President’s Council of Magee Rehabilitation of Jefferson Health Systems and a board member of Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis & Education, Inc. Won served a full term on the Board of Directors for the Marple-Newtown School District where he served as Vice President and Chairman of Budget & Finance.
Won and his wife, Dana, and their two children live in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania.
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