Stacy is a founding partner of NorthCoast Mezzanine. She joined the NorthCoast team (formerly Spell Capital Mezzanine) in 2012. She is responsible for leading all aspects of mezzanine origination, structuring, underwriting, deal execution and portfolio management and serves on the investment committee. Prior to joining NorthCoast, Stacy was a Vice President at Churchill Capital where her responsibilities included all aspects of mezzanine investing. Before that Ms. Harmsen was an Associate at Piper Jaffray where she was involved in a comprehensive range of investment banking activities including public and private offerings of equity and debt securities and M&A advisory services for middle market companies. She has served as a board member or board observer of numerous middle market companies, and is currently the President of the Midwest Region for the Small Business Investor Alliance. Ms. Harmsen holds a Bachelor of Arts with high honors in Business with a concentration in Finance from the University of St. Thomas.