Jack founded Purefy in 2014 as a student loan refinancing platform and has led its growth as an award-winning financial technology partner to financial institutions. He began his career on Wall Street where he was an innovator and leader in the early years of the U.S. derivative markets. Over three decades he built his reputation as a start-up and turnaround CEO at E.F. Hutton Indemnity, ComFed Bancorp, Bank of Virginia, Cordia Bancorp, Capital Risk Management, North American Health & Life Insurance, and AtlantiCare Risk Management. Jack has launched 5 new companies, served on 23 boards of directors and is a Visiting Professor at George Washington University. In 2010 he was appointed to the Defense Business Board, a volunteer board at the Pentagon. Jack also served in the U.S. Army as a Ranger and company commander in the 82nd Airborne Division. He earned degrees from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Harvard University and Oxford University where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar.