Thomas C. Elliott has served as our Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer since September 8, 2020.
Prior to the Merger, Mr. Elliott also held the same positions with REIT I and REIT III. Since June 2020, he also serves on the board of directors of Exantas Capital Corp. Mr. Elliott has previously held various officer positions at Resource America until September 8, 2020: Chief Financial Officer from December 2009, Executive Vice President from September 2016 and Senior Vice President from 2005. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President—Finance and Operations of Resource America from 2006 to December 2009; Senior Vice President—Finance from 2005 to 2006 and Vice President—Finance from 2001 to 2005. Since February 2017, Mr. Elliott was Executive Vice President—Finance and Operations of Exantas Capital Corp. and was its Senior Vice President—Finance and Operations from September 2006 to February 2017 and, prior to that, was its Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer from September 2005 to June 2006. He was also Senior Vice President—Assets and Liabilities Management of Exantas Capital Corp. from June 2005 until September 2005 and, before that, served as its Vice President—Finance from March 2005. Prior to joining Resource America in 2001, Mr. Elliott was a Vice President at Fidelity Leasing, Inc., a former equipment leasing subsidiary of Resource America, where he managed all capital market functions, including the negotiation of all securitizations and credit and banking facilities in the U.S. and Canada. Mr. Elliott also oversaw the financial controls and budgeting departments.