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University of Chicago Business School of Business                                                Chicago, IL

Masters of Business Administration

Chartered Financial Analyst Charterholder                                                      Indianapolis, IN 

YPO Member                                                                                                                Indianapolis, IN

Emory University, Goizueta Business School                                                            Atlanta, GA

Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance and Accounting

Non-Profit Board Membership



The Oaks Academy – Elected Board Member                                                             Indianapolis, IN

Campus Outreach IndianapolisElected Board Member                                      Indianapolis, IN









Teays River Investments, LLC                                                                                                Indianapolis, IN

    • Corporate strategy and acquisition lead for $3 B+ private agribusiness company
  • Responsible for entire investment lifecycle: identification, evaluation, structuring, negotiation, due diligence, closing and board-level oversight post-close 
  • Specialization in corporate strategy, execution of private transactions and management of growth


Chief Financial Officer – Innovative Seed Solutions LLC (August 2016-May 2019)

  • $150 MM international joint venture in sorghum genetics with Monsanto Company
  • Instituted and operationalized new stand-alone businesses in the US, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina
  • Led corporate strategy to acquire new germplasm and out-license sorghum genetic assets


Mergers & Acquisitions Director (January 2013-July 2016)

  • Provide board-level oversight of three portfolio companies totaling over $800 MM in assets 
  • Closed $400 MM acquisition of market leading seed corn and seed soybean company and over $100 MM of additional growth acquisitions
  • Lead internal teams and external vendors to evaluate opportunities, drive structure and terms, execute due diligence and close transactions
  • Direct integration efforts coordinating members of management, internal and external teams
  • Established rapport with executive management of target company to support future efforts
  • Executed sell-side financial diligence for $10 MM portfolio company transaction


Associate (July 2010-December 2012)

  • Provided board-level oversight of three portfolio companies totaling over $600 MM in assets
  • Closed two business acquisitions totaling over $400 MM during two years
  • Created capital management process to set best practices for all capital investments
  • Developed relationships to provide a high-quality opportunity pipeline 
  • Evaluated 50+ companies for investment, both domestic and international

Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc.                                                                       Indianapolis, IN

Investment Consultant

  • Investment consultant supporting senior management to oversee over $6 B of capital
  • Managed 55 client relationships, totaling over $1 B of capital – including 8 institutions, several family partnerships and many private wealth clients


Campus Outreach Indianapolis                                                                        Indianapolis, IN

Director of Finance and Operations

  • Developed and grew non-profit organization to $2 M mentoring college students on three campuses


LaSalle Bank Corporation                                                                                         Chicago, IL

Finance Associate – Rotational Analyst Program

  • Highly regarded management development program rotating through various areas of the bank