David Belitz currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of The Lupton Company, LLC. He joined Lupton in 1997 and served as the controller and CFO before being appointed as the CEO in January 2012. Mr. Belitz is a founding general partner of the Chattanooga Renaissance Funds (I and II), a series of angel funds investing in seed and early-stage businesses in Chattanooga and the surrounding region. He also serves on the investment committee of the Benwood Foundation and the endowment committee of the University of Chattanooga Foundation. David holds a BS degree in Business Administration and a Master of Accountancy degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. His Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is from the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga.