Carol Hance was elected as Chair in 2019.
Carol W. Hance is Managing Director of LongueVue Capital and a member of the Investment Committee. She has extensive experience as a private equity investor and as an investment and commercial banker dealing with small and middle market companies. She was the co-head of the Retailing Group at Kidder, Peabody & Co., responsible for the IPO, secondary, and merger and acquisition activities of the group.
Ms. Hance headed the Asset Securitization departments of two Wall Street firms and managed a five billion dollar loan portfolio as a Managing Director at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company. In addition, Ms. Hance’s operating experience includes serving as the Chief Sustainability Officer of a packaging logistics company and Chief Operating Officer of a wireless technology company. She has served on five corporate Boards and holds a Bachelor of Arts from Ithaca College as well as a degree from Harvard University’s Business School, Program for Management Development.