Mr. Edward P. Grace, III serves as Independent Trustee of the Company. He is President of Phelps Grace International, Inc., Managing Director of Grace Venture Partners, LP, Managing Director of Grace Restaurant Partners, LP and Senior Advisor in the Private Equity Group of Angelo Gordon Co. He currently serves as Director of Larkburger, Inc., Benihana Inc., Firebirds Wood Fired Holding Corporationrationration and Shawmut Design and Construction, Inc. Mr. Grace is Founder and former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Capital Grille and Bugaboo Creek Steak House. He sold these chains and was formerly Director and Vice Chairman of the combined companies, RARE Hospitality International, Inc. He has served as Director of numerous other private and public companies, including Not Your Average Joes, Inc., Boston Restaurant Associates, Inc., Logans Roadhouse, Inc., The Gemesis Corporationrationration and Claim Jumper Restaurants. Mr. Grace also served as Trustee and Chairman of the Executive and Investment Committees of Johnson Wales University from 1994 to 2010 and Trustee and Chairman of the Investment Committee of Bryant University from 1999 to 2008
Age: 65 Executive Since 2012Grace holds a Masters Professional Director Certification from the American College of Corporationrationrationrate Directors .