Vance is a serial entrepreneur with multiple exits to public companies. In 2018 he co-founded Sunray Mortgage, a mortgage bank with a focus on digital customer acquisition. Sunray works with all borrowers of all types but has a social impact mission to help U.S. military veterans access affordable housing on highly favorable terms to ensure that veterans have a secure and stable home to build a family while serving, or after serving the American people.
Vance also co-founded Athas Health in 2009, serving as COO and President until 2016. Athas’s direct-to-consumer marketing organization and proprietary software platform was acquired by Nobilis Health (NYSE: HLTH) in 2014. Prior to Athas Health, Vance co-founded CallStreet, a financial data company which was acquired by FactSet Research Systems (NYSE: FDS) in 2004. He has advised and invested in numerous early-stage companies. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Tulsa and an M.B.A. from Columbia University’s Business School in New York.