Gary L. Forbes has served as a director since December 1991. Mr. Forbes serves on the Executive Committee, Affiliate Transactions Committee and is the Chair of the Audit Committee of our Board of Directors.
In addition, Mr. Forbes is our designated Audit Committee financial expert. Mr. Forbes was a Senior Vice President of Equus Total Return, Inc., an investment company, from November 1991 until his retirement in March 2010. Mr. Forbes was a director of Consolidated Graphics, Inc., a publicly traded commercial printing company, where he served on its audit committee, from 1993 until January 2014.
Mr. Forbes previously served on the board of directors of Carriage Services, Inc., a publicly traded funeral services company, from May 2007 to February 2009.
Mr. Forbes earned a B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin and is a certified public accountant.