Scott Lynn previously served as President and CEO of two large heavy civil construction companies, for more than 30 years, leading each to achieve significant growth during his tenure. Scott brought his growth-oriented perspective, vision, and leadership to Gracon as majority owner and Chairman. He now serves on the Board of Advisors. Scott received a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Colorado State University, a Master’s Degree in engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Colorado.
George is Managing Director and Investment Partner of Kelso & Company. He joined Kelso in 1985 and is a Senior Advisory Partner and Managing Director. He has served as a director of more than 20 former Kelso affiliated companies and as lead director of two public companies. George earned an M.B.A. from the Stanford GSB in 1982 and a B.A. in Business Administration, summa cum laude, from the University of Puget Sound in 1978. He was a C.P.A. and holds a C.M.A.
Over the last 30 years Neville has found, structured, and raised capital for real estate, private equity, and venture capital transactions. Throughout his career Neville has led organizations and served on numerous Boards. He recently stepped down as president of Cornerstone Holdings, an office which he joined in 1998, and remains as an advisor. At Cornerstone he was responsible for overall strategy and management and led the group’s direct real estate and private equity investments. He lives with his family in Boulder, Colorado, and has a degree from the European Business School in Paris.
Kelsey Lynn Skinner is an experienced venture capital investor focused on the technology sector and is a US/UK dual citizen. She spent a decade in Silicon Valley and emphasizes a global perspective. Kelsey graduated in Mechanical Engineering, with an MBA from Stanford where she played fullback for the national champion women’s rugby team. In 2018, she was recognized by the Sunday Times as a top 5 “Private Company Board Director” and by Investment Week as “Investment Woman of the Year” for her work creating value in growth companies and for championing diversity in the technology and entrepreneurship sectors.
Dave Zanetell is the President of Kraemer North America, a top-ranked national heavy civil contractor. He is responsible for overall leadership and success at the company, which serves transportation, rail, and marine markets, with regional offices in five states. Mr. Zanetell has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines, and a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering and Construction Management from the University of Colorado at Boulder.