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Leadership Team

The Flock management team is chosen for their leadership abilities. They are industry thought leaders with the expectation to create actionable insights that solve the challenges present in the challenging markets and asset classes in which FLOCK works. These leaders have the ability to understand our industry and market trends and visualize what has to be done. They bring the tenacity, grit and sheer will power to achieve sustainable growth for our clients and investors.


Michael Flock
Chief Executive Officer

Michael Flock has been involved in the credit, collections debt buying, and outsourcing businesses for more than 20 years, beginning with Dun & Bradstreet and more recently as a financial advisor and investment…

John Wheeler
Chief Financial Officer

John Wheeler has more than 17 years of experience in finance and investment banking, including a focus on M&A and capital raise transactions for companies in the specialty finance services industries. In 2008,…

Damon Edmonson
Chief of Analytics

Damon W. Edmonson, with 20 years of experience in the receivables management industry, is FLOCK’s chief business analyst, providing underwriting for new investments, borrower evaluation…

Tom Palmer
Director of Finance

Tom Palmer brings to FLOCK’s finance group over 30 years of experience in accounting and financial leadership roles, including Director of Finance in the receivables management industry and significant accounting oversight…

Greg Paulo
VP of Business Development

Greg Paulo has 25 years of operational and sales experience in the Accounts Receivable Management Industry. Most recently, Greg worked at Navient as a Sr. Director managing the Campus, State and Municipal…

Daniel Paul
Accounting Manager

Daniel Paul is Flock’s lead accountant and financial analyst. Prior to joining Flock Advisors in 2009, Daniel was a staff accountant with Worldwide Asset Management, which at the time was the largest debt buyer in the U.S.…

Michael Bernstein
Chief Executive Officer of MEB Finance Solutions, LLC – a Flock Channel Partner

Mr. Bernstein founded CreditMax, LLC in 2001 and built it into one of the 25 largest debt buyers in the ARM industry by 2005 when the company generated over $60mm in revenue. In 2009, during the…

Jessica Smith
Staff Accountant

Jessica Smith joined Flock Specialty Finance in 2017 as a Staff Accountant as part of Flock’s accounting team. Her responsibilities include assisting with day to day accounting functions such as month end closing, financial statement…

Charlotte Schaffer
Executive Administrative Assistant

Charlotte Schaffer joined Flock Specialty Finance in 2017 as the Executive Assistant. Her responsibilities include office and administrative support to assist executive management, as well as, website…

Board Of Directors

Flock Finance's Board of Directors is a team of professionals who are passionate, experienced, leaders in the specialty finance business. They serve as benevolent stewards for the organization, investors and clients alike. They serve as FLOCK's mentors while steering our Vision, Mission and Values.


Michael Flock
Chairman

Michael Flock has been involved in the credit, collections debt buying, and outsourcing businesses for more than 20 years, beginning with Dun & Bradstreet and more recently as a financial advisor and investment…

Danny Strickland
Independant Consultant | Innovation Frameworks, LLC

Danny Strickland is the Principal and Founder of Innovation Frameworks, since March 2008. Previously he was Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation and Technology Officer of Coca Cola…

David S. FisherDavid S. Fisher, CPA, CFA®, CFP®
SignatureFD, LLC

David Fisher is a co-founder and Chief Investment Officer of SignatureFD, LLC. He provides investment consulting and comprehensive wealth management to the firm’s high...

Stephen M. DavisStephen M. Davis
Davis Development | Davis Exploration, LLC

Stephen M. Davis serves as the Vice President of Davis Development. Davis Development is a class A multifamily housing development, construction and management company based in Atlanta…

G. Kinsey Roper IIIG. Kinsey Roper III
Glenbrook Hills Capital, LLC 

G. Kinsey Roper III is the founder and Managing Partner of Glenbrook Hills Capital, LLC, a lower middle market private equity firm focusing on the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Prior to this, Kinsey was a Partner…
 

Investment Committee

The FLOCK investment committee consists of FLOCK management and investors. This committee reviews all significant activity related to the individual investments FLOCK makes in the debt buying and performing asset classes. The committee carefully weighs the risks and rewards of each transaction and insures our investments meet the organization's return requirements.


Michael Flock
Chairman

Michael Flock has been involved in the credit, collections debt buying, and outsourcing businesses for more than 20 years, beginning with Dun & Bradstreet and more recently as a financial advisor and investment…

John Wheeler
FLOCK Specialty Finance

John Wheeler has more than 17 years of experience in finance and investment banking, including a focus on M&A and capital raise transactions for companies in the specialty finance services industries. In 2008,…

David S. FisherDavid S. Fisher, CPA, CFA®, CFP®
Co-Founder, Chief Investment Officer

David Fisher is a co-founder and Chief Investment Officer of SignatureFD, LLC. He provides investment consulting and comprehensive wealth management...

Stephen M. DavisStephen M. Davis
Davis Development | Davis Exploration, LLC

Stephen M. Davis serves as the Vice President of Davis Development. Davis Development is a class A multifamily housing development, construction and management company based in Atlanta…

Clifford L. BatemanClifford L. Bateman
Partner, Technivest Trading, LLC

As a partner along with two of his sons, Clifford L. Bateman operates his family office, in Travelers Rest, South Carolina, as well as, Technivest Group, Inc., an investment company which…
 

Advisory Council

In the spirit of "The Wisdom of Teams", FLOCK understands that we cannot be experts in all things. As we explore new investment opportunities, asset classes, technology and processes, FLOCK has developed relationships with experts in areas to provide insight and help solve the challenging problems.


Michael E. Hollingsworth IIMichael E. Hollingsworth II
Partner

Michael Hollingsworth II, partner of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough’s Atlanta office, is co-head of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group and the Investment Management Group. Mr. Hollingsworth focuses on middle-market corporate transactions, including mergers...

Jennifer Lewis Priestley, PhDJennifer Lewis Priestley, Ph.D.
Associate Dean & Director

Jennifer Lewis Priestley is the Associate Dean of The Graduate College and the Director of the Analytics and Data Science Institute at Kennesaw State University. In 2012, the SAS Institute recognized Dr. Priestley as the...

Irwin BernsteinIrwin Bernstein
Founder

Irwin Bernstein is the founder of CMS Services, an online tool created to simplify the gathering, sharing, reviewing and updating of an ARM firm’s Compliance Management System and provide an online compliance verification tool for creditors and debt…
Stephen M. DavisReid E. Simpson
Chief Operating Officer

Reid Simpson is CFO of Rainbow Child Care Center in Troy, MI. He is a seasoned financial executive with a proven track record of creating value for shareholders. His experience includes over 26 years of chief financial officer positions with large and small companies across varied...
G. Kinsey Roper IIITerry Cox, PhD
President
Terry Cox has over 30 years of organization design, development and research experience focused on brand development, knowledge work, social technical systems and managing change. He is known for his unique ability for defining the strategic …

G. Kinsey Roper IIIG. Kinsey Roper III
Founder & Managing Partner

G. Kinsey Roper III is the founder and Managing Partner of Glenbrook Hills Capital, LLC, a lower middle market private equity firm focusing on the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Prior to this, Mr. Roper was a Partner and Managing Director at…

Carl HarkleroadCarl Harkleroad
Founder

Carl Harkleroad is the founder of Imagined.Cloud, LLC, a software development company based in Jacksonville, Florida that is focused on building Cloud based applications and services for the ARM Industry…

Andrew DietzAndrew Dietz
Founder & Partner

Andrew Dietz is Founder of Creative Growth and Co-Founder and Partner of Creative Influence, a sales-enabled public relations and content firm for business-to-business organizations that links content to conversations and conversions. He advises B2B and...
 

FLOCK Specialty Finance Partnerships

At FLOCK Specialty Finance, we are more than a transaction. We believe in the power of community and a positive culture that includes a work environment that is both energizing and collaborative well beyond the walls of our offices. We enjoy partnerships with a variety of organizations based on professional expertise, earned trust, and friendship.


Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

Frazier & Deeter is a member firm of the PKF International Limited family of legally independent firms and does not accept any responsibility or liability for the actions or inactions on the part of any other individual network member or correspondent firm or firms.

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Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

CMS Services, based in Chicago, IL – is a compliance management firm that works with small and midsize collection agencies, law firms and debt buyers to develop and operate affordable compliance management systems that assist with registration and compliance issues necessary to participate in the accounts receivable management industry.

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Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

Beam Software is a leading provider of portfolio management and collection software. Its flagship product, BEAM, is a secure, hosted application for collections, recovery, and purchased receivables management that is used by debt buyers, debt servicers, and collection agencies nationwide.

beamsoftware.com

Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

Subprime Analytics, based in Houston, TX – is a consulting company that provides subprime portfolio analysis services, using data mining and extraction technology, and customer credit scoring solutions. This product enables us to “drill down” into your portfolio data to evaluate your underwriting practices, the vehicles you are selling, and the customers who are buying your vehicles. Our process includes inspecting, interpreting and modeling our data with the goal of highlighting useful information, suggesting conclusions, and supporting important decision making that affects the profitability of your business. We also deliver due diligence services for banks and financial institutions that supply capital to the subprime auto industry.

subanalytics.com

Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

MLT Creative, based in Atlanta, GA – is a B2B marketing firm that specializes in developing integrated B2B marketing programs that will increase your ROI.  We quickly become part of your team/family with the same goal of helping your company be successful. Our expertise focuses on strategic planning & positioning, brand development, content marketing, B2B website development, advertising, inbound marketing, direct mail marketing, email campaigns, sales promotions, on-page and off-page SEO, search engine marketing (SEM) and pay-per-click campaigns (PPC) digital campaigns, and design services.

mltcreative.com

Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

Creative Influence, based in Atlanta, GA – is a public relations and content firm for B2B organizations and professional firms across disciplines such as architecture, design, engineering, construction, law, financial services, accounting, technology services and strategy consulting. The services we provide include marketing strategy, business development, public relations and digital and content marketing.

creativeinfluence.io

Frazier & Deeter CPAS & Advisors

Imagined.Cloud, established in 2016 with over 50 years of combined industry experience, is re-imagining business processes for the ARM Industry. Using modern architectures and languages, Imagined.Cloud provides scalable applications on the leading-edge of the cloud services revolution.

imagined.cloud