The founders of Great Range Capital have worked on approximately $5B of private equity transactions across a broad range of industries and deal types.

Both partners are Kansas City natives, graduated from the University of Kansas, and worked for well-known and respected private equity firms on the east coast prior to establishing Great Range Capital.

Ryan Sprott - Managing Partner
Paul Maxwell - Managing Partner
Mark Robinson - Vice President
Pete Fields - Associate
Larry Flanagan - Associate
Jeremy Smith- Strategy & Operations Executive
Tracy Christian - Chief Financial Officer


Market Ambassadors

Dan Bales - Executive Partner, Oklahoma City
Jim Bishop - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Tom Chulick - Executive Partner, St. Louis
Jack McKinney - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Michael J. Shonka - Executive Partner, Wichita
Dennis Stara - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Greg Vasek - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Phillip G. Webb - Executive Partner, Omaha


Advisory Board

A. Joseph Brandmeyer
David B. Dillon
William P. Egan
W. Thomas Grant, II
Scott C. Marden
Dominick J. Schiano
Charles Yoon


Operating Partners

Bob Fasso- Chairman
Jeff Hale- Operating Executive

Jeremy Smith

Strategy & Operations Executive

Prior to joining Great Range Capital, Jeremy was the founder and co-head of H&R Block's small business accounting division, which provided accounting services to small businesses across the nation. Prior to H&R Block, he was the Chief Strategy Officer at SecondMarket, an NYC-based fin-tech start up, where he helped set the strategic direction of the company as well as led its innovation and new product development efforts. Before joining SecondMarket, Jeremy was the owner and President of Arthur Lauer where he redesigned and implemented the company’s business strategy and marketing program. Prior to his time at Arthur Lauer, Jeremy worked in the private equity and investment banking industries at Alliance Holdings and Houlihan Lokey, respectively.

Jeremy graduated with honors from Emory University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and holds his Series 7, 24 and 63 licenses. He has been a frequent speaker at conferences and has appeared in many leading publications, including BusinessWeek, Los Angeles Times, Reuters, DowJones, and The Wall Street Journal. Jeremy has also been featured on CNBC, NPR, Fox Business News, and Bloomberg.

You can reach Jeremy at 913-378-0853 or