Mr. Farinholt joined Stephens in 2009 and is a member of the firm’s Specialty Finance Group. Prior to joining Stephens, Mr. Farinholt worked for both J.P. Morgan and Thomas Weisel Partners in their San Francisco offices where he advised clients on M&A transactions. Prior to moving to California, Mr. Farinholt worked in the equity capital markets group at Robinson Humphrey in Atlanta. Mr. Farinholt serves on the board of directors of Stillwater Insurance Group, WT Holdings as well as Tri-State Consumer Insurance Company. Mr. Farinholt received his BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia with a concentration in finance and his MBA from the Darden Business School at the University of Virginia.