Ronald A. Klein, Principal
Ron is a Principal and Senior Advisor of Riverstone. He has been the Chief Executive Officer and a director of Origen Financial Inc., a publicly traded manufactured housing finance REIT (OTCBB: ORGN.BB), since February 1999. Ron is also actively involved with several closely-held companies in the real estate, finance and technology industries. He has been a director of Talmer Bancorp, Inc. and Talmer Bank since April 2010 and currently serves as Chairman of Talmer Bank's Asset/Liability (ALCO) Committee and a member of Talmer Bank's Compensation Committee and Trust Committee. Ron has also been a director of First Place Bank (a wholly owned subsidiary of Talmer Bancorp, Inc.) since February 2013, and currently serves on the Audit Committee. In addition, Ron is a director of Liberty SBF, a national specialty finance company, with an expertise in U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) lending and commercial real estate finance. Ron is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School and serves as a board member of several charitable organizations.