This excerpt taken from the GFED DEF 14A filed May 1, 2008.
James L. Sivils, III, JD, is a partner in Morelock-Ross Companies, a group of several privately held companies involved in both commercial and residential construction and in real estate development and management in Springfield, Missouri. Mr. Sivils has been with Morelock-Ross since 1997. Prior to joining Morelock-Ross, Mr. Sivils worked as an attorney from 1990 to 1993 and as a real estate broker and developer from 1993 to 1997. Mr. Sivils holds a JD degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City Law School and a B.A. degree from the University of Missouri - Columbia. Mr. Sivils is a past Member of the Board of the Springfield Apartment Housing Association and the Lakes Country Rehabilitation Center and a current Member and past Chapter Chair of the Ozarks Chapter of the Young Presidents Organization.