Loyd Rinehart serves as the Chief Financial Officer for Smartfield, Inc., a developing agricultural technology entity with primary emphasis on plant canopy temperature where he also functioned as COO through May 2013.
Prior to employment with the company, Loyd also serves on the board of directors for Smartfield Inc. Prior to joining Smartfield, Rinehart served as the Chief Financial Officer for Flat Wireless, performed consulting services to various banking and wireless organizations, and held the Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance position for Alamosa Holdings, Inc.
Rinehart earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Texas Tech University and is also a Certified Public Accountant in Texas.
In addition to serving on the Group NIRE board, he has served on the board of directors for several other organizations, including his current board positions at American Bank of Commerce, Smartfield, Inc. and Deacon of GreenLawn Church of Christ.