Argonaut is more than a private equity firm—it is a community of talented, dedicated individuals who believe in the power of opportunity to help companies grow and thrive. At Argonaut, we pride ourselves in the personal, long-term relationships we form with every company, investor, and individual we work with. We look forward to introducing you to our Argonaut family.

Steve Mitchell
CEO & Managing Director
Kelby Hagar
Phil VanTrease
CFO and General Counsel
Robert Waldo
Investment Partner
Jim Carreker
Operating Advisor
John Young
Chong Wang
Vice President
Joey Wignarajah
Vice President
Eric Weeldreyer
Vice President
Mike Kessenich
Vice President
Patrick Sullivan
Chief Compliance Officer
Susan Spears
Michael Johns
Shelley Heckenkemper
Recruiting Manager
John McFarlin
Sonya Peck
Staff Accountant
Lien Tran
Staff Accountant
Logan May
Tax Analyst
Sandy Trimble
Executive Assistant