Who We Are
Grace Holdings assists industry business owners in taking the next steps in the life of their business and their personal family members. Our goal to partner with a select group of firms to be a long-term owner that is heavily invested in your staff and your community as true partners is very real. The heritage and reputation that you have built is a key factor in why we would be interested in your business, we are here to enhance what you have done not change it.
We partner with America's leading funeral homes and cemeteries to provide succession planning, capital deployment and expertise to support profitable growth, as well as liquidity for family and estate planning purposes.
Chief Executive Officer
A veteran CEO in the specialty real estate investing industry, Mr. Reisinger has a 20+ year track record of successfully acquiring, operating and monetizing specialty real estate businesses.
Mr. Reisinger's experience includes founding and building ClearTrail Real Estate, a specialty real estate investing business which he founded in 2016 in partnership with institutional investors.
Mr. Reisinger has a BA in Economics from Villanova University and an MBA from The Wharton School.
Chief Marketing Officer & SVP of Acquisitions
An experienced funeral home investor and owner with a demonstrated history of success and track record of working closely with funeral home owners and directors.
Mr. Yopp is also the Owner of Southern Funeral Director Magazine, the leading magazine covering the funeral home industry which he and his family have proudly owned and published in Roswell, Georgia for over 100 years.
Mr. Yopp has a BA in Journalism from the University of Georgia.
Chief Operating Officer
Jim Ford is an accomplished, dedicated, and forward-looking executive leader with more than 30 years of experience in Funeral Service. Most recently, Jim served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer for StoneMor Partners. for nearly two years. There he set strategic direction and implemented short-to-long range business plans for field operations. From 2014-2018 Jim worked for Foundation Partners Group where he assumed various roles being the VP of Business Optimization, SVP and Chief Customer Officer.
From 2004-2013, James served as the COO and SVP for The Neptune Society during a significant growth period. Prior to that, from 1987 – 2003, he held leadership positions with SCI including COO of SCI Australia and Regional President in both Kansas City and Indianapolis. Jim attended Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.