|RONALD A. KLEIN|
Ronald A. Klein has been a director since 2015. He is Chairman of our NCG Committee, Chairman of our Finance Committee and a member of the Executive Committee. Mr. Klein has served as a director and Chief Executive Officer of Origen Financial, Inc. a financial services company, formerly a publicly traded Mortgage REIT that originated, securitized and serviced manufactured home loans. From 2010 until its merger with Chemical Financial Corporation in 2016, he was a director of Talmer Bancorp, Inc. and Talmer Bank. Talmer Bank merged with Chemical Financial Corporation in 2016 and Mr. Klein is currently a director of Chemical Bank (Nasdaq: CHFC), where he serves on the nominating and governance, risk and audit committees. Mr. Klein is also actively involved with several closely-held companies in the real estate industry and the technology industry. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School.