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Ernest L. Ellis - President

Ernest serves as FS 360’s President and has primary responsibility for managing the company’s operations and executing its strategic plan, including service diversification, expansion, mergers and acquisitions. Ernest has previously served in several executive positions and been successful in every endeavor. Prior to joining the company, Ernest held the position of President, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Owner of Telecom Compliance Services, Inc., a regulatory services company acquired by Thomson Reuters in 2006.

Ernest has been elected to a variety of industry association boards and has been a frequent panelist, speaker and moderator. Ernest graduated from the University of Louisville College of Business with Bachelor of Science in Marketing.

Chris Butler - Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Chris ensures that FS 360 operates with the necessary financial discipline to ensure the company’s long-term success. He brings the necessary education, training, experience and business acumen required to guide the company properly through this period of significant growth. Chris’s experience also includes serving as Managing Partner of Catalyst Partners, an Investment Fund with positions in the real estate development and healthcare industries. Chris’s financial management experience also includes serving as CFO and Advisory Board Member for SciHealth, Inc, an Atlanta based healthcare software and services company. Chris is also a licensed general contractor and realtor in the state of Georgia.

Prior to working with SciHealth and Catalyst Partners, Chris worked for eight years at GE Capital where he undertook General Electric’s rigorous financial management training program. Chris is a graduate of the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina.

Ken Trevor, P.E. - Vice President, Construction Operations

Ken brings a wealth of construction management experience to FS 360. He is responsible for managing the company’s estimation/bid processes, building construction teams and overseeing each project’s proper execution. Over his 20 + year career as a Civil Engineer, Project Manager and various other positions, Ken has engineered, designed and managed projects of nearly $400 million in contract value. His experience includes consulting and design/engineering support, as well as general contracting and construction management services to all sectors of the marketplace. Prior to working with FS 360, Ken served as Senior Project Manager for Beers Skanska.

Ken is a registered Professional Engineer and licensed General Contractor with the state of Georgia. In addition, he has testified an expert witness on many occasions regarding construction related disputes. Ken is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering and attained his Professional Engineer designation with the State of Georgia in 1997.

Jay Rivard - Senior Project Manager

Jay is responsible for directly overseeing the company’s aviation business unit, to include all construction operations at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Delta Air Lines and other affiliated clients. Jay’s experience has proven to be essential to FS 360’s ever growing presence throughout the marketplace. With nearly 30 years experience in the industry, Jay is an expert in managing construction teams and executing projects.

Jay has a considerable track record of success. Prior to joining FS 360, Jay owned and operated successful construction and consulting businesses with work in the commercial, multi-family and residential construction markets. Jay attended the Milwaukee School of Engineering and holds a general contractors license with the state of Georgia.