Todd is a CPA and began his career at KPMG and then spent four years in the commercial
real estate business before joining UCG in 1992, as Director of Acquisitions and
CFO. He became a partner at UCG in 1996. Over the years, Todd has led UCG’s acquisitions
and divestitures. He has also worked closely with UCG’s portfolio company presidents
on their business strategies, and with UCG’s Senior Management Team.
Todd is a graduate of Emory University and The George Washington University, where
he earned a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in finance.
He is a member of the Young President’s Organization; BLR, LLC; Manitou Camps Foundation; and is the chairman of
the Goizueta Advisory Board at Emory University. He loves family time, great wine,
golf and travel.
Nancy joined UCG in 1982 as a researcher for a petroleum publication and soon led
the expansion of the government contracting product line into a division with several
electronic services and print products. Over the years she ran several UCG business
lines and became partner in the late 1980’s. She works closely with the management
of UCG’s Shared Services and the Senior Management Team, and consults to our presidents
on operational issues.
Nancy has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Rider College, is a graduate
of the Harvard Business School’s Owner/President/Management program, and a graduate
of Leadership Montgomery. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Montgomery
County Business Roundtable for Education and as an advisor to Aunt Hattie’s Place.
Outside of UCG Nancy enjoys her family, horseback riding and skiing.
Jon leads all M&A activity for the company and provides strategic business development
guidance to our presidents. He joined UCG in 2004. Prior to UCG, Jon was a co-founder
and managing director of MCG Capital Corporation, a financial service firm where
he led the firm’s investments in business information services and media. At MCG
Jon managed a wide range of M&A investments in over 30 private and public companies
Jon earned a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Virginia
and Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Denison University. He serves on
the board of several community oriented not-for-profits and enjoys skiing, sailing
and travel with his family
After serving as UCG’s outside counsel for many years as a partner at Greenberg
Traurig, Steve joined UCG full-time in 2008 to provide and oversee legal services
to all of the UCG companies. Prior to UCG, Steve was also a partner at Mintz, Levin,
Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo, P.C. He has served as outside counsel to companies
of all sizes in a variety of industries and has advised clients on a wide range
of business, transactional and corporate law issues including mergers and acquisitions.
Steve earned a Juris Doctorate degree with honors from the University of Baltimore
Law School, and a Bachelor degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland.
He is a Certified Public Accountant. Steve enjoys spending time with his family,
golfing with friends and attending high school, college and professional sporting
Chris provides financial oversight to UCG’s strategic and operating activities and
oversees all finance and accounting functions of the company. He works closely with
UCG’s portfolio company CFOs and CEOs. Chris joined UCG in 1999 as Controller, was
promoted to Director of Finance in 2003 and to CFO in 2008. Prior to UCG, Chris
was the Assistant Controller for Hanley-Wood, a Washington DC based publisher of
trade magazines serving the residential building and remodeling industry.
Chris earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Western Connecticut
State University’s Ancell School of Business. In his free time, Chris enjoys playing
golf, cooking and attending his daughters’ dance competitions and swim meets.
Shalisa collaborates with UCG’s presidents to provide product and application support
& development, back-end operations and help desk services. She joined UCG in 2005
as IT Senior Project Manager, then moved up to manage QA and IT Project Managers.
Prior to UCG, Shalisa was the Director of QA for Deloitte & Touche Tax Technologies,
Manager of PMO at Hughes Aircraft Co., Manager of Product Development & QA at Hughes-Avicom
International, and assisted with satellite design at Hughes Space & Communications.
Shalisa earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from The George Washington
University. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and playing and
Mitch works closely with each UCG company to provide IT services and to ensure the
direction of the computing infrastructure aligns with UCG’s objectives for security
and speed. After joining UCG in 1997, he led UCG’s technology strategy for desktop,
data center and technical infrastructure to meet the growing demands of a growing
company. Prior to UCG, Mitch served as the Director of Technology for Montgomery
County Government and as the technology director for the NRECA.
Mitch attended Boston University and New York University. Mitch loves to cook, play
golf and entertain.