James L. Elrod Jr.
Prior to joining Vestar in 1998, Mr. Elrod was Executive Vice President, Finance and Operations for Physicians Health Service, a public managed care company.
Prior to that, he was a Managing Director and Partner of Dillon, Read & Co. Inc.
Mr. Elrod is currently a director of National Mentor Holdings, Inc. and was a director of Joerns Healthcare, LLC until August 2010 and Essent Healthcare, Inc. until December 2011.
Mr. Elrod received his A.B. from Colgate University and his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Mr. Elrod's experience in the health care industry and collective board experience, financial experience, and diverse personal background led to the conclusion that Mr. Elrod should serve as a director of the Company.