Our Team

Allen Barnes

Allen Barnes

CEO

Allen has been President and CEO of four platform-operating companies (three owned by private equity firms and one privately owned) over a 24-year period. He has also served as President of The Vista Group, an interim management and acquisition intermediary firm and is co-founder of Innoflex, a patent-development and commercialization company with 47 patents. Allen has a BA from Williams College.

Charles Mann

Charles Mann

Founder

Charles served as COO of The Mann Group LLLP, an owner / operator of senior living communities and hospice IPU’s. For almost a decade prior, he worked in the medical device industry for Ethicon Endo-Surgery, a subsidiary of Johnson and Johnson. Charles is the founder of Accushield and has a BA in Finance from Baylor University.

Lever Stewart

Lever Stewart

COO

Lever brings an impressive legal and entrepreneurial background to Accushield. Following his role as an attorney in the corporate / M & A practice group at King and Spalding in Atlanta, Lever served as general counsel at Rock - Tenn company, guiding the company through its IPO. Since that time, Lever has been involved as founder and CEO of numerous operating companies. Lever is a graduate of Dartmouth College (BA) and Washington & Lee (JD).

Gil Benton

Gil Benton

CIO

Gil has been a serial entrepreneur and technology consultant, focused on developing and growing early stage software companies within telecom, mobile, and healthcare. Gil has served most recently as the President of RunMobile, COO of Clean Hands Safe Hands, as well as Co-founder and VP of Product Management for Vendormate, INC. Magazine #1 Fastest Growing Software Company in 2010. Gil has a Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering from GA Tech.

Morgan Womble

Morgan Womble

National Account Manager

Morgan has over 9 years of experience in sales and management. He began his career assisting with the development of start-up businesses in the health and wellness industry, eventually transitioning into sports equipment sales. Prior to working with Accushield, Morgan spent 2 years in sales in the construction materials sector. He has a BA in Business Management from Mount Olive College.