Our Team

Blackford Capital’s team combines new perspectives and creative approaches to develop sustainable and profitable businesses. We build trust with our clients through our industry expertise and innovative ideas – we know your business and what it takes for it to reach its full potential. For our portfolio companies, Blackford Capital provides the chance to grow under the management of some of the nation’s most successful leaders who have the vision and commitment to successfully grow their business. 

Senior Leadership

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Martin Stein

Founder and Managing Director
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Jeff Johnson

Managing Director
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Carmen Evola

Managing Director

Operating Partners

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Dennis Dunn

Operating Partner
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Allen Palles

Operating Partner
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Rob Leonard

Operating Partner
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Steve Parker

Operating Partner

Investment Professionals

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Joseph Presutti

Vice President
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Andrew Hakim

Associate
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James Cook

Vice President
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Dan Shuart

Associate
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Matthew Pfennig

Associate
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Nathan Gillespie

Analyst
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Trevor Nichols

Analyst

Shared Services

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Lisa Long

Executive Assistant
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Emily Heist

Office Administrator
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Alexis Tuffs

Accountant
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