Chip is a Senior Vice President at TI-TRUST, Inc., (formerly First Bankers) BS in Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, MS Accounting, Virginia. Chip's past work experience includes providing valuation and transaction financial advisory services as a managing director for a national valuation firm. Chip has served as an expert witness in state and federal courts. He is an active member of the NCEO and The ESOP Association. He has authored numerous articles, book chapters, and presentations related to ESOPs.