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Wm. Buck Johns

PRESIDENT
714) 747-0437
buckjohns@inlandenergy.com
Biography
Mr. Johns has received numerous presidential and gubernatorial recognitions and appointments. Former President George H.W. Bush appointed Mr. Johns to the Selective Service Board in 1989, where he serves to this day. He has been an active participant in the business, civic, and political life of California over the past thirty-five years. As a graduate of the University of Arkansas with a degree in Industrial Engineering, Mr. Johns received the college’s Outstanding Senior Award and was inducted into the University of Arkansas Engineering Hall of Fame in 1977 and is also listed in “Who’s Who in California.”
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Thomas Barnett

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
949) 466-7317
tbarnett@inlandenergy.com
Biography
Mr. Barnett is Executive Vice President of Inland Energy, Inc. He joined Inland in August 2003 after more than 15 years with Constellation Energy Group, where he served as Vice-President in charge of power plant development in the Western U.S. Mr. Barnett has been in the power plant development field for more than 25 years and has developed projects in a dozen different states. Most recently, he led the successful development of Constellation’s 830 MW High Desert Power Project in Victorville, CA. In September 2003 the High Desert Power Project was awarded “Power” Magazine’s prestigious Power Plant of the Year for 2003. The editor of “Power” specifically cited Mr. Barnett’s development effort as a key reason for the award. Mr. Barnett has an M.S. in Environmental Science from the University of Virginia and served as an officer with the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division.
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Shelly Lee

VICE PRESIDENT
949) 885-6517
shellylee@inlandenergy.com
Biography
Ms. Lee was born and raised in China, is fluent in the Chinese language and has extensive knowledge of her native culture. Ms. Lee is a dual citizen and her unique multicultural background has allowed her excel in international relations. B.A. Degree in Business Finance from Broadcasting and Television University, China.

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Tom Bozarth

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICIAL
949) 231-1725
tbozarth@inlandenergy.com
Biography
After graduating from the University of Southern California and attaining his CPA credential while working at Price Waterhouse, Mr. Bozarth embarked on a career of financial management. For the last 30 years, he has been the controller, finance manager, and chief financial officer for companies in California, Saudi Arabia and Connecticut. He has worked in the construction, mergers and acquisitions, hedge fund, retail internet and specialty franchise industries.
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Tao Long

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
213) 308-0160
taolong@inlandenergy.com
Biography
Mr. Long specializes in EB-5 client relations and customer service. From Hunan, he speaks fluent Mandarin and English. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a Master’s Degree in Economics.
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Dan Chen (Christina)

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
562) 552-6488
danchen@inlandenergy.com
Biography
Dan Chen was born and raised in Jilin Province in Northeast China. She is fluent in both English and Mandarin and also self-taught Italian. Prior to moving to the US in 2010, she worked for an Italian engineering company as Shanghai Office Chief Representative. She worked as Center Director for one of the largest English training centers shortly after graduation with a B. A. degree in Business English from Northeastern University in Shenyang, China.

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Marge Lessard

BUSINESS PLAN WRITER
479) 736-1295
mlessard@eb5writesource.com
www.eb5writesource.com
Biography
Ms. Lessard is an EB-5 business plan writing consultant. As Managing Member of Write Source, LLC, a research and writing firm, she assists immigration attorneys and their clients looking for comprehensive business plan writing services.
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Mike Evans

ECONOMIST
561) 470-9035
mevans@evanscarrollecon.com
www.evanscarrollecon.com
Biography
Evans, Carroll & Associates (formerly Evans Economics) has been providing economic forecasting and consulting to clients since 1981. Previously, Michael K. Evans was founder and president of Chase Econometric Associates, Inc.

In recent years, Evans, Carroll has specialized in providing the underlying economic analysis for EB-5 programs, determining the number of total permanent new jobs that will be created by new projects funded by foreign investors in EB-5 regional centers. We have become the leading firm offering this type of analysis. Have completed over 200 economic models for Regional Center projects, 100% approval by USCIS.

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David Hirson

David Hirson & Partners, LLP
949) 383-5358
dhirson@hirsonimmigration.com
www.hirsonimmigration.com
Biography
With more than 30 years of experience in the practice of immigration law, David is a Partner at David Hirson & Partners, LLP, which facilitates the processing of U.S. immigrant visa applications. He has been certified as a Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization continuously since 1990.