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The Certified Lease & Finance Professional (CLFP) Foundation announced that 17 individuals who recently sat through the eight-hour online CLFP exam, have passed. They are:

  • Chris Byrnes, CLFP – Vice President, Ascentium Capital LLC
  • Colleen Daniels, CLFP
  • Tamara Darnow, CLFP – SVP, Risk Management, Key Equipment Finance
  • Antionette Egan, CLFP – Vice President, Federal Sales, Key Equipment Finance
  • James Eulenstein, CLFP – Equipment Finance Officer, Vice President, Key Equipment Finance
  • Kathryn Havlik, CLFP – Equipment Finance Officer, Key Equipment Finance
  • Kerilyn Marlink, CLFP – Senior Finance Manager, Key Equipment Finance
  • Matthew Nalbach, CLFP – Senior Payment Processor, Key Equipment Finance
  • Hank Nhep, CLFP – Senior Pricing Analyst, Key Equipment Finance
  • Tony Quesenberry, CLFP – Director of Finance and Insurance Sales, Vanguard Truck Centers
  • Laura Riley, CLFP – Assistant Vice President, Key Equipment Finance
  • Michelle Riley, CLFP – Senior Account Manager – Vendor Originations, Key Equipment Finance
  • Karin Schreck, CLFP – Senior Analyst, Sales Enablement and Initiative Support, Key Equipment Finance
  • Heather Valenty, CLFP – Vice President, Key Equipment Finance
  • William Vassar, CLFP – Leasing Manager, Key Equipment Finance
  • Lindsey Yozamp, CLFP Associate – Funding Accountant, AP Equipment Financing
  • Amy Zins, CLFP – National Sales Coordinator, Ascentium Capital LLC

Quesenberry attended the virtual Academy for Lease & Finance Professionals hosted by Key Equipment Finance and stated, “I chose to pursue the CLFP designation because of the respect I have for colleagues of mine that have earned the title of CLFP. I also wanted to continue my education and growth in finance and leasing and to challenge myself to be the best I could possibly be. Preparing for the test was definitely a daunting challenge but well worth the time and effort spent.”

The CLFP designation identifies an individual as a knowledgeable professional to employers, clients, customers, and peers in the equipment finance industry. There are currently 942 active Certified Lease & Finance Professionals and Associates in the United States, Canada, India, Africa, and Australia.

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