Foundation’s 2020 Campaign Welcomes Individual Donations as well as Corporate Contributions

Thank you for supporting the Secured Finance Foundation, where your contribution helps our Secured Finance community realize its positive economic impact and continues to educate and train aspiring individuals to become effective practitioners in the field of secured lending:

 

Individual Supporters: 

Foundation Benefactor: $5,000

Jennifer Lickteig,
TBS Factoring Service, LLC, SFNet Executive Committee

Foundation Patron: $2,500-$4,999

William D. Brewer,
Winston & Strawn LLP, Secured Finance Foundation Board Member

John M. DePledge,
Citibank, N.A., SFNet Management Committee

David Grende, 
Siena Lending Group, SFNet Executive Committee

Jeffrey Goldrich, 
North Mill Capital, SFNet Management Committee

Richard Gumbrecht,
Secured Finance Network

Jonathan N. Helfat,
Otterbourg P.C. SFNet Management Committee

Charles & Jane Johnson, 
Secured Finance Foundation Chairman & SFNet Past Chairman

Joesph Lehrer, Citibank, N.A.

Bethani R. Oppenheimer,
Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Secured Finance Foundation Development Committee Chair

Jennifer Palmer, Gerber Finance, Inc.

Andrea Petro, Waterfall Asset Management

Howard A. Rein, CPA, CFE

Peter York, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
SFNet Management Committee


Friend of the Foundation: $1,500-$2,499

Paul DeDomenico, InterNex Capital

Beatriz (Betty) Hernandez, North Mill Capital LLC

Daniel J. Krauss, Esq., Hahn & Hessen LLP

Michael D. Sharkey, Fifth Third Business Capital


Member of the Foundation: up to $1,499

Stephen L. Bakke

William Bence, Wingspire Capital

Barry Bobrow, Wells Fargo Capital Finance 

Alexandra Clark, Winston & Strawn LLP

Michael Coiley, CIT

Phil Coffin, Coffin & Associates

Paula Currie, PNC Business Credit

Paul B. Cronin, Santander Bank, N.A.

Scott Diehl

Benjamin Gent, CFA, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Steven Gold, Allied Financial Corporation

Melissa Jaskolka, Poyner Spruill LLP

Stephen P. Johnson, J D Factors LLC

Lawrence E Klaff, First Eagle Alternative Credit, LLC

Morten Kucey, Secured Finance Network

David W. Morse, Otterbourg P.C.

Robert Katz, EisnerAmper LLP

Robert Meyers, Republic Business Credit

Robert Sandler, RSS Robert s Sandler LLC

Jason Schumacher, Leumi Business Credit, a division of Bank Leumi USA

Greg Slowik, Secured Finance Network

Richard L. Solar, Solar

Irwin Teich

 

  

Corporate Supporters: 

Platinum Level: $20,000-$24,999

Goldberg Kohn Ltd.,
Richard M. Kohn

Greenberg Traurig, LLP,
David B. Kurzweil

Otterbourg P.C.,
David W. Morse, Jonathan N. Helfat

Gold Level: $12,500-$19,999

Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP,
Bobbi Acord Noland

McGuireWoods LLP,
Wade M. Kennedy

Winston & Strawn LLP,
William D. Brewer

Silver Level: $7,500-$12,499

Buchalter,
Anthony R. Callobre

TBS Factoring Service, LLC,
Jennifer Lickteig

Bronze Member $5,000-$7,499

Choate Hall & Stewart LLP,
John Ventola

CIT Northbridge Credit, 
Marc J. Heller

Duane Morris LLP,
James J. Holman

eCapital Commercial Finance, 
David Ciccolo

McMillan LLP,
Jeff Rogers

 

Benefactor Member $2,500 - $4,999

Accord Financial Inc.,
Terry M. Keating

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP,
Jennifer B. Ezring

Cost Reduction Solutions,
Denise Albanese

FTI Consulting,
Sean Harding

Hilco Global,
Gary C. Epstein

Leumi Business Credit,
John DePledge

KPMG LLP,
Andrea Pipitone Beirne

People's United Business Capital,
Kathleen Z. Lepak

Regions Business Capital,
Tim Eichenlaub

SG Credit Partners,
Marc Cole

White Oak Commercial Finance, LLC,
Thomas K. Otte

Patron Level: $1000-$2,499

12five Capital, LLC,
Ryan Jaskiewicz

1STWEST Background Due Diligence,
Suzanne Bury

Amerisource Business Capital,
D. Michael Monk

AeroFund Financial, Inc.,
Stephen K. Troy

Atlantic RMS,
Richard Hawkins

BDC Capital Corporation,
Kenneth J Smith

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP,
Jennifer Ezring

Clear Thinking Group,
Stuart Kessler

Commercial Finance Partners,
Darren Palestine

Downtown Capital Partners,
Gary Katz

EisnerAmper LLP,
Robert Katz

ENGS Commercial Capital, LLC,
Tania Daniel

Focus Management Group,
J. Tim Pruban

Franklin Capital Network,
Gary Edidin

Gordon Brothers,
Frank Grimaldi

InterNex Capital,
Paul DeDomenico

J D Factors LLC,
Stephen P. Johnson

King Trade Capital,
Edward King

Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP,
Marc Hamroff

Renasant Business Credit,
Michael P. Knuckles

Siena Lending Group LLC,
David Grende

TradeCap Partners,
Bryan Ballowe

 

Member up to $999

Magnolia Financial, Inc.,
Marc Smith

 

 



BrewerEF

William Brewer, Partner at Winston and Strawn, LLP
"Supporting the Foundation is our way to think collectively about the future, whether it is peer education or legislative issues that the Foundation is able to focus on."



KurzweilEF 

David B. Kurzweil, Shareholder; Chair, Atlanta Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice; Co-Chair, Financial Institutions Practice of Greenberg Traurig LLP
"We have to understand the effects of new laws, the implications of cross-border transactions, and we have to develop uniform laws across countries. The Foundation helps in all of these areas. That’s important. I don’t understand why anyone wouldn’t give."



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Patrick Trammell, President & Founder of Southeastern Commercial Finance, LLC

"We’re very excited about the work that the Foundation does. The Foundation provides education, leadership opportunities, and professional growth for our young professionals."



Ed-Dobbs

C. Edward Dobbs, Partner at Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP

"The Foundation is a way to give back to an industry that has really served us well – fed our families, helped our firms, and helped us grow."



Charles JohnsonEF

Charlie Johnson, Foundation Chairman, Secured Finance Foundation
"Education is one of the primary initiatives of Secured Finance Network. Through the Foundation, middle managers and senior leaders in our industry have contributed their time and talent and have devoted endless hours to developing and delivering content, as well as providing education for younger folks coming up in our industry"