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

Jim Bishop

Executive Partner, Lincoln

Jim Bishop retired as Market President/Business Banking Manager of Wells Fargo Bank Lincoln, Nebraska. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is a diversified community-based financial services company and provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial financial services through more than 8,600 locations, 13,000 ATMs, online and mobile devices. Jim is a career banker and served in various business and management positions over his 25 years with Norwest Bank and Wells Fargo. He has broad experience working with many companies and industries on their growth, profitability, merger and acquisition plans.

Jim has been involved with many community organizations and served on the Boards of Directors of the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, Lincoln Public Schools Foundation, Junior Achievement, Goodwill and past board president of Community Health Charities, Community Development Resources and Westminster Presbyterian Foundation.

Jim is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics / Business and also a graduate of the Colorado School of Banking, University of Colorado.