Steven D. Singleton is a Managing Director and Principal at Mountain Group Capital, LLC. Previously, he also served as a Co-Founder of the firm. Mr. Singleton has several years of legal, governance and investment experience to support MGP’s work with growing companies. He provides guidance and expertise upon matters of investment structuring, tax planning, governance, and other strategic and operational issues, across the full range of the firm’s investment portfolio and back-office activities. In addition to his work with MGP, Mr. Singleton spends the majority of his working time serving as President of the Charis Foundation. He is also a Member of the Board of Directors of the Micah Project, and the Nashville Fellows Program. Prior to joining Mountain Group Capital, he practiced corporate and securities law with the Trenam Kemker law firm. With Trenam Kemker, Mr. Singleton advised public and private company clients in numerous merger and acquisition transactions in a variety of industries and ranging in value from under $1 million to nearly $700 million. He also counseled businesses with respect to capital raising transactions, federal and state securities law compliance, executive compensation, employment law, and intellectual property. Mr. Singleton currently serves on or has visitation rights to the board of directors of the companies including JIT Services, Quality Filtration, and Wilkins Builders. Mr. Singleton is a deal structure expert with buyout and legal expertise and has a wide range of experiences. He received a B.S. in Finance from the University of South Florida from 1987 to 1989, and holds a J.D. in Law, cum laude from Stetson University College of Law from 1995 to 1998, where he was an editor of the law review.