Joined American Industrial Partners in 2017. Prior to joining AIP, Ms. Tao worked as a senior accountant at Fortress Investment Group for the publicly traded REIT (real estate investment trust)-Newcastle Investment Corp from 2005 to 2015 and previously has worked at Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking as an accounting analyst. Prior to that, she worked in Melhado, Flynn & Associates as assistant controller. Ms. Tao holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Central Missouri and an M.S. in Management Information System from Baruch College.