CLFP Foundation Adds 14 New CLFPs

The Certified Lease & Finance Professional Foundation reported that 14 individuals recently passed the eight-hour, online-proctored CLFP exam, including:

  • Christopher Boire, CLFP – AVP and Senior Underwriter, Alliance Funding Group
  • Erika Colbath, CLFP – Syndications Manager, Ascentium Capital
  • Charles (Will) Estess, CLFP – Equipment Finance Specialist, Corporate and Institutional Banking, BancorpSouth Equipment Finance, a division of Cadence Bank
  • Ericka Garcia, CLFP – Credit Analyst, Ascentium Capital
  • Choyce LaRue, CLFP – Account Manager, Financial Services, Thermo Fisher Financial Services
  • James (Sean) O’Malley, CLFP – Senior Account Manager, Nexseer Capital
  • Olivia Pelham, CLFP Associate – Accounting Manager, Northpoint Commercial Credit
  • Nicholas Schneider, CLFP – Senior Account Manager, Nexseer Capital
  • Olga Seijo Ellis, CLFP – Senior Credit Risk Manager, Commercial Equipment Finance
  • Kunal Sharad, CLFP – Account Manager, Financial Services, Thermo Fisher Financial Services
  • Srishti Sinha, CLFP Associate – Fleet Analyst, Fleet Advantage
  • Jesse Sorenson, CLFP – Business Development Manager, KLC Financial
  • Nuria Sotiropoulos, CLFP Associate – Business Development Manager, American Lease Insurance
  • David Wynn, CLFP – Credit Analyst, Ascentium Capital

Garcia attended a virtual Academy for Lease & Finance Professionals hosted by Ascentium Capital prior to the exam and stated, “I chose to pursue the designation as a way to further my education as an equipment leasing and finance specialist with Ascentium Capital, and as the CLFP is the most respected and accepted certification for an equipment and leasing and finance specialist, it made perfect sense. I am excited for what that will mean for me and my company going forward.”

The CLFP designation identifies an individual as a knowledgeable professional to employers, clients, customers and peers in the equipment finance industry. There are currently 1,097 active CLFPs and associates in the United States (including Puerto Rico), Canada, India, Africa and Australia.

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