Pres and Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Gary D. Kain was appointed Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer, Director of the Company effective March 31, 2018. Mr. Kain has served as a Director and our Chief Executive Officer since March 2016 and President and Chief Investment Officer since March 2011. Further information about Mr. Kain may be found under Proposal 1 Election of DirectorsDirector Nominee Biographies and Qualifications of this proxy statement.
Age: 51 Executive Since 2016Kain served as a Senior Vice President and Managing Director of American Capital from January 2009 to July 2009, after which time he became an employee of the parent company of our Manager. While at American Capital, Mr. Kain headed American Capital?s RMBS investment team. Prior to joining American Capital, Mr. Kain served as Senior Vice President of Investments and Capital Markets of Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporationrationrationration from May 2008 to January 2009. He also served as Senior Vice President of Mortgage Investments & Structuring of Freddie Mac from February 2005 to April 2008, during which time he was responsible for managing all of Freddie Mac?s mortgage investment activities for the company?s $700 billion retained portfolio. From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Kain served as Vice President of Mortgage Portfolio Strategy at Freddie Mac