Ted joined the firm in November 2012 and works with the National Housing Group, focusing on multifamily housing as well as relationships with state housing finance agencies. Previously, Ted spent 30 years in state government, including 18 years with the Tennessee Housing Development Agency, where he served as the executive director for seven years. He is a Certified Public Accountant, received a Bachelor of Science degree from Tennessee Tech University and a Master of Public Administration degree from Tennessee State University. Ted serves on the board of Habitat for Humanity of Tennessee and the board of advisors for the TSU College of Public Service and Urban Affairs. He holds Series 50, 52 and 63 securities licenses.