Katherine Hawkins is senior vice president and portfolio manager of Oakline Advisors, LLC the Adviser to Vertical Capital Income Fund (NYSE: VCIF). Ms. Hawkins is also senior vice president of Behringer, Oakline’s parent company. Focused on providing assistance to the VCIF portfolio and its acquisition and disposition strategies since Oakline was appointed as adviser to the Fund, Ms. Hawkins has been with Oakline (and its predecessor) for approximately six years and with Behringer for eight years. An accomplished buy and sell-side investment professional with 15 years of experience in the residential mortgage market, Ms. Hawkins is skilled in identifying and building relationships, loan analysis and pricing as well as growing investment opportunity pipelines. Additionally, she has been providing assistance on due diligence and purchase execution for the Fund. Prior to working for Oakline, Ms. Hawkins was responsible for product analysis/representation of a platform of multiple alternative investment strategies. She began her career with a Dallas investment bank developing a RMBS and whole loan trading desk which purchased over $5 billion in product during her tenure. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science from Texas Woman’s University.