Karen Edwards has served as a director of the Company since June 2021. Ms. Edwards serves as a Partner of Boyden Global Executive Search with which she has been since April 2018. Additionally, she serves on the Board of Trustees of the Darden School at the University of Virginia and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
From 2010 to 2018, Ms. Edwards served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Kosiba Edwards Associates. She co-founded the investment banking group of Friedman, Billings Ramsey & Co. in 1992 and served on the advisory board and then as Senior Vice President for Business Development for GenSpring Family Offices (now part of Truist Bank) from 2002 to 2008.
Ms. Edwards served as a director of Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE: ABR) and as a committee member on the Nominating & Governance Committee and the Audit Committee from 2005 to 2018.