Ms. Jernigan has over 30 years of experience in financial and investor relations communications for both private and publicly traded companies. Prior to joining CRHMI, she served as Vice President of Investor Relations for Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: “IMH”), where she oversaw the investor relations program since its initial public offering in 1995. She has also provided investor relations consulting and contract services to small and mid-size firms focusing on the development of investor relations strategy. Ms. Jernigan also has significant experience in the marketing and management of private placement fundraising. Ms. Jernigan received her BA degree in Business Administration from California State University, Fullerton.