Mr. Ambrico has served as our Controller since April 2018, and prior to that, as our Assistant Controller since February 2014. In addition, Mr. Ambrico has served as the Controller of Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE: EARN) since April 2018, and prior to that, as EARN's Assistant Controller since February 2014. Mr. Ambrico was also employed with EMG as a fund accountant for various private entities managed by EMG from July 2007 through July 2010. Between July 2010 and February 2014, Mr. Ambrico served in various roles at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., where he focused on accounting for hedge fund strategies. Mr. Ambrico holds a B.B.A. in Accountancy from the University of Notre Dame and a Master of Professional Accounting from Butler University.