Stuart C. McWhorter

As co-founder and Chairman of Clayton Associates, Stuart McWhorter has over 20 years of experience in entrepreneurship and early stage investing. In addition, Mr. McWhorter served as CEO of the Nashville Entrepreneur Center (EC). Prior to Clayton Associates, Mr. McWhorter was part of the founding management team of OrthoLink Physicians Corporation and served as VP of Managed Care and VP of Development. Mr. McWhorter currently serves on the board of directors for FirstBank Financial Corporation (NYSE: FBK), MedEquities Realty Trust, Inc (NYSE: MRT), PharmMD, ProxsysRx, Staffing as a Mission,, Womanista and Lee Company.