Louis Mintz has been a member of the J.F. Lehman & Company, a private equity firm specializing in achieving superior returns by investing in or acquiring high quality manufacturing and service companies with significant technical content, since 1997. From 1996 to 1997, Mr. Mintz was a member of the Private Equity Investment Group at Odyssey Partners, L.P., and from 1994 to 1996 served as a Vice President at Rosecliff, Inc., where he was involved in all aspects of the acquisition and management of several portfolio companies. Prior to joining Rosecliff, Mr. Mintz spent five years with Nevasca Development Corporation, a leading real estate development firm in the resort community of Telluride, Colorado. Mr. Mintz received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Public Policy Studies from Duke University and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.