Joel Pelofsky joined the Company's Board of Directors in July 2004. Mr. Pelofsky is currently of counsel with Berman, DeLeve, Kuchan & Chapman, L.C. Prior to that, he was of counsel with Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP from 2003 through 2009. From 1995 through 2003, he served as United States Trustee for Missouri, Arkansas and Nebraska. From 1986 through 1995, Mr. Pelofsky was a partner and chairman of the bankruptcy department of Shugart Thomson & Kilroy. From 1980 through 1985, Mr. Pelofsky was a United States Bankruptcy Judge in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri. Mr. Pelofsky holds a BA degree from Harvard College and a LLB degree from Harvard Law School.