John Michael Palms lll is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Michael Palms, Jr. He is the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. John Michael Palms of Charleston, South Carolina and the late Mr. and Mrs. Daniel John Meador of Charlottesville, Virginia. Jack’s older brother Madison works in Boston, Massachusetts. His older sister Caroline works in Dallas.
Jack graduated from Highland Park High School in 2018. He was a member of Boy Scouts Troop 82 earning the rank of Eagle Scout in 2015. Jack served two years as vice president of the Youth for West Dallas Club and as vice-president of his Young Men’s Service League University Park chapter. He played on the Highland Park Scots varsity basketball team and received the McNulty Spirit Award in his senior year. Jack was a Cornerstone Scholar Athlete and a member of Highland Park Presbyterian Church.
Jack is a student at the University of Oklahoma where he plans to major in business entrepreneurship and venture capitalism. He is a member of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity and enjoys golf, playing intramural basketball and traveling.