Kevin Schwartz, a resident of Park City and CEO and a founding partner of private equity firm Paine Schwartz Partners, recently joined the seven-member board council for national nonprofit Hope for the Warriors, which is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families. Prior to co-founding Paine Schwartz Partners in 2006, Schwartz was a managing director at the Predecessor Firm, which he joined in 2002. Schwartz also worked for the private equity firms Fremont Partners and American Industrial Partners. He began his professional career at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in the investment banking division. Schwartz serves on the boards of Advanced Agrilytics, FoodChain ID, Lyons Magnus, SNFL Group, Verdesian Life Sciences and Wawona Packing. Previously, he served on the boards of Advanta, AgBiTech, Costa Group, Icicle Seafoods, Seminis, Sunrise Growers and Verisem.