Board of Directors
Kimberly H. Sheehy currently serves as an independent board member and chair of the respective board audit committees at CVB Financial Corp., Shift (formerly Carlotz) and Evolv Technologies. Ms. Sheehy served as a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Audit Committee for Switch Inc., a public high growth technology infrastructure company, from December of 2017 until December of 2022. Ms. Sheehy is a seasoned financial executive with more than 30 years of successful experience across the telecommunications, technology, SaaS, data center, software development and REIT industries. Throughout her distinguished career as an executive, she held senior leadership positions, including the position of CFO at StackPath from 2015 to 2017, and the position of CFO at CyrusOne from 2012 to 2015, and she worked for 16 years with integrated communications provider Cincinnati Bell, where she rose to the position of Vice-President of Finance, Investor Relations and Treasurer from 2007 to 2012. She began her career as a Senior Staff Auditor and Tax Manager with Ernst & Young. She holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati and is a Certified Public Accountant. In 2013, she was named CFO of the Year by the Dallas Business Journal.
James E. Skinner was the Vice Chairman of Neiman Marcus Group (NMG), a $4 billion luxury fashion retailer, until his retirement in 2016. Jim had also served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for NMG between 2010 and 2015. During his 15 years with NMG, Jim has had responsibilities for numerous areas including: finance, accounting, strategy, business development, distribution and logistics, real estate and construction, investor relations, legal, and information technology.
Prior to NMG, Jim was with CompUSA, a $6 billion pioneer in computer retailing. Jim held various positions at CompUSA, including executive vice president and chief financial officer. Jim joined CompUSA shortly before the initial public offering and left after the sale of the company in 2000. Jim began his career with EY, an international professional services firm, where he served for sixteen years, including the last four years as a partner.
Jim is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Texas.
Jim also serves on the Board of Directors of Ares Commercial Real Estate (NYSE: ACRE). Jim has previously served on the board of Fossil Group (NASDAQ: FOSL), and Acamar Partners (NASDAQ: ACAM). Jim has experience serving as Chairman of Audit, Compensation, Finance, and Governance/Nominations Committees Jim is also on the Advisory Board of RevTech, an incubator/accelerator focused on retail technology.
Ayman Moussa successfully founded and developed one of the largest automotive multi-franchised and pre-owned dealership groups in the San Francisco Bay Area. Being responsible for the company’s sales and fixed operations, including end-to-end management of inventory, processes, and digital marketing, he provided clients with exceptional and memorable vehicle purchase and service experiences.
Ayman earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the Lebanese American University, a Master of Science, and a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from the University of San Francisco.