Leadership Team

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William Schlueter | Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Schlueter is the founder of S ROC Partners, LLC, a private equity firm. He is a seasoned C-level executive with 15 years’ experience as a partner in three different growth- and cash flow-oriented private equity firms that invest in late-stage startup and middle market entities.  He is a CPA and former Senior Vice President and CFO of a then publicly listed Company (SCC:AMEX) who has filled numerous interim executive roles in various investments at various times.  He has led numerous engagements in various industries from the perspective of a strategic buyer, financial investor, and consultant, and has a proven record of success.  He is experienced operating high growth businesses, adept at building strong relationships, and is strategic, competitive, and quality oriented. Mr. Schlueter studied at Auburn University in Montgomery Alabama, graduating with high honors. He also served in the US Army where he earned several commendations. 

James Ayo | Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Ayo has been a healthcare consultant since 2006. His experience includes practice start-ups, practice acquisitions, revenue cycle management, physician compensation, fair market valuations, physician practice turnarounds, hospital and physician alignment strategies, and EHR procurement and implementation. In addition to his healthcare experience, Mr. Ayo has worked with numerous industries improving overall performance through implementation of lean and six-sigma methodologies. In recent years, Mr. Ayo has implemented EHR systems from different vendors and served as a subject matter expert on technology in the Healthcare industry.   Mr. Ayo is a graduate of the University of Tennessee’s MBA program with concentrations in Finance and Operations. He also received a Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering.