Education Fund of America was founded by Greg Wing. We are dedicated to providing funding to the best public charter schools in the United States while providing quality EB-5 projects to our agents all over the world.
The Education Fund is led by a team of investment experts that have over the last 25 years provided billions of dollars in loans to real estate based businesses located throughout America.
Our EFA team has been helping charter schools for more than eight years. We have funded dozens of schools with EB-5 capital, which has helped many thousands of students.
Read below for more information about management members and partners of Education Fund of America.
Greg Wing is the founder, President and CEO of Education Fund of America. He is also the founder of Bedford International whose lineage started in 1991.
Bedford International has financed many billions (USD) to real estate developers and business entities located throughout America. Bedford Lending is an authorized commercial real estate lender for two US Governmental Agencies, HUD & USDA. This HUD lending company has financed numerous: healthcare, hospital and multifamily facilities. Bedford created a successful Wall Street based securitization entity in 1998 to finance Governmental leased properties, including US Post Offices. The Company also has operating divisions that have provided billions in specialized tax solutions and corporate incentives.
Earlier in his career Greg helped create two high tech companies and later took them public. He was a senior executive at several Fortune 500 companies, later providing turn-around consulting to Fortune 500 companies.
Greg Wing is a national speaker and published author on corporate finance and specialized corporate tax matters. He has served on numerous boards of directors at for-profit and not-for-profit business entities, including the board of a commercial bank. Further, he has served in leadership positions on many civic and church organizations.
Greg has a B.A., Economics, St. Anselm College, Manchester, New Hampshire, USA.
Mike Morley is the founder of American Charter Development (ACD), a successful charter school development company. ACD has successfully completed more than 75 charter schools ranging from $3 million to $20 million in cost. Its track record includes one of the largest charter schools to open in the United States, American Leadership Academy – Spanish Fork, Utah.
ACD has a lineage that goes back over 32 years when Mike founded M-13 Construction, Inc., a successful commercial construction company. He is also a successful commercial real estate developer with numerous successful projects. Mike’s companies have built dozens of educational facilities including district schools, school administration facilities and university buildings in addition to charter schools.
Mike Morley’s long history of successful management of construction projects numbering in the hundreds, as well as his commercial development experience, have allowed him to assemble a highly skilled team that is knowledgeable in all aspects of charter school development – from initial site selection to construction and marketing – to successful management of schools.
Mr. Morley served as an elected Representative in the Utah State Legislature for 10 years. He previously served as the Chairman for Higher Education appropriations and as the Chair of Legislative Oversight for the Utah Department of Commerce. www.amercd.com
Osvaldo F. Torres, Esq.
Founder and Managing Partner of Torres Law P.A.
Osvaldo F. Torres, Esq. and his firm serves as EFA’s corporate and securities attorney.
Mr. Torres has over 25 years of corporate and securities law experience and is considered one of the top five securities attorneys in the EB-5 industry. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and events.
Mr. Torres’ extensive experience qualifies him to handle a wide variety of challenging securities matters. One of their professional services is to help prepare offering documents for investment in the EB-5 projects and ensure the deals are in compliance with all United States securities laws.
In addition to his practice, Mr. Torres also serves his community as the Secretary of the Weston Bar Association and a member of the American Bar Association Corporate Governance Committee. www.torreslaw.net
Co-Founder and Senior Partner at KLD LLP, a global immigration law firm
Phuong serves as EFA’s senior immigration attorney relating to the EB-5 program and advisor / immigration attorney for individual Green Card applications.
He has over 13 years of legal experience. He co-leads a global immigration law firm and has significant expertise with the US EB-5 visa program. Previously Phuong was a senior partner at an internationally renowned immigration law firm. He has successfully represented EB-5 Regional Centers and businesses across the U.S. on over $2 billion in EB-5 projects.
Phuong also frequently shares his knowledge / expertise regarding project structuring, source of funds, and complex EB-5 matters with the EB-5 industry as a: lecturer, author, and co-counsel/peer reviewer for other EB-5 attorneys. www.kldllp.com