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Jeffrey T. Leeds

Jeffrey T. Leeds is on the Board of Directors of Medley. Mr. Leeds is President and Co-Founder of Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, a private equity investment firm focused on the knowledge sector. Mr. Leeds also serves as a director of BARBRI, Education Management Corporation, Evanta Ventures, Knowledge Factor, INTO University Partnerships and Real Page, Inc. Prior to co-founding Leeds Equity in 1993, Mr. Leeds worked at Lazard Frères & Co. specializing in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance from 1986 to 1992. Prior to joining Lazard, Mr. Leeds served as a law clerk to the Hon. William J. Brennan, Jr. of the Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. Leeds also worked in the corporate department of the law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York from 1983 to 1985. Mr. Leeds also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities. He has previously served as a director of Argosy University, Datamark, Miller Heiman and Ross University, among others. He was the Founding Chairman of the Green Dot New York Charter School and serves on the board of the Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at the City College of New York. Mr. Leeds received a BA from Yale University, attended Oxford University as a Marshall Scholar and received a JD from Harvard Law School.