Our Leadership

The leadership team at Crestmark brings with them a host of diverse financial backgrounds and expertise, including: traditional banking, commercial lending, commercial finance (including asset-based lending, factoring and leasing). They’ve also worked as business advisors and in entrepreneurial ventures. They are active on numerous advisory boards, as well as in community organizations where they are members of groups that work with young businesses in need of financial advice; present at conferences; and publish articles about the industry. As members of industry groups such as the ABA, BBB, CFA, ELFA, IFA, and many more, they are active in the business community to ensure that Crestmark knows the best and most efficient way to provide working capital solutions to businesses that need it – when they need it most. What you will find consistent about everyone on our leadership team is his or her drive to help. When you hear them talk about the businesses and clients that have thrived through their relationship with Crestmark, it becomes increasingly clear why they got involved in this business in the first place. They like to help. To read more about our executive team, click on the names below.

Executive Committee

Mick Goik
President

Matt Barbuscak
Executive Vice President
Deputy Chief Credit Officer

Heath Holdbrooks
Executive Vice President
Commercial Capital Group President

Scot Lund
Senior Vice President
Crestmark Vendor Finance Division Manager

Mark Matheson
Executive Vice President
Chief Credit Officer

Larry Pearce
Executive Vice President
Joint Ventures Group President

James M. Recker
Division Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel
Crestmark Equipment Finance

Tom Rutherford
Division President
Crestmark Equipment Finance

Christopher R. Soupal
Executive Vice President
GGL Division President

Steven Tomasello
Executive Vice President
Business Credit Division President


Founder

W. David Tull
Founder, Former CEO
Board of Directors Member, Meta Financial Group, Inc., MetaBank


Management

Lisa Beattie
Senior Vice President
Marketing/Communications Director

Alex Echevarria
First Vice President
EVP, Crestmark Vendor Finance

Jon Ellis
Vice President
Renewable Energy

Chris Emge
Senior Vice President
Sales Manager, Crestmark Equipment Finance

Lynne Taylor Farrar
First Vice President
Underwriting Manager

James Farrell
Senior Vice President
Division Sales Manager

Julie Halbert
Senior Vice President
Underwriting Manager

Steve Hansen
Senior Vice President
Division Sales Manager

Teri Haynes
First Vice President
Corporate Operations Manager

Susan Hickey
First Vice President
Senior Account Executive

Chad Kerr
First Vice President
SBA Underwriting Manager

Bob Leonard
Senior Vice President
Managing Director of Indirect Originations, Crestmark Equipment Finance

Arick Levine
First Vice President
Sales Manager, Crestmark Equipment Finance

Ray Morandell
Head of National Product Development

Rick Pierman
Senior Vice President
Strategic Operations, Crestmark Equipment Finance

Mike Ramazio
First Vice President
EVP, Crestmark Vendor Finance

Jeff Silverstein
Senior Vice President
Portfolio Manager

Andrew K. Swanson
Senior Vice President
Field Exam Manager

Philip Yanick
Senior Vice President
Chief Risk Officer