Campaign Chairperson
2017 Fundraising Campaign Co-Chairperson
Bobbi Acord Noland
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP
303 Peachtree St Ne Ste 3600
Atlanta, GA 30308-3225
Tel:(404)420-5537
Fax:(404)522-8409
2017 Fundraising Campaign Co-Chairperson
Anthony Callobre
Buchalter PC
1000 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90017-1730
Tel:(213)891-5024
Fax:
Governing Board
Member
Bobbi Acord Noland
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP
303 Peachtree St Ne Ste 3600
Atlanta, GA 30308-3225
Tel:(404)420-5537
Fax:(404)522-8409
Member
Daniel Batterman
Hahn & Hessen LLP
488 Madison Avenue, 14th FL.
New York, NY 10022
Tel:(212)478-7260
Fax:(212)478-7400
Member
Gail Bernstein
PNC Business Credit
350 S. Grand Avenue, Ste. 3850
Los Angeles, CA 90071-3422
Tel:(626)432-7555
Fax:(626)432-6124
Member
Anthony Callobre
Buchalter PC
1000 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90017-1730
Tel:(213)891-5024
Fax:
Member
James Chadwick
Holland & Knight LLP
200 Crescent Ct Ste 1600
Dallas, TX 75201-1829
Tel:(214)964-9475
Fax:(214)964-9501
Member
Arnold Cohen
Norton Rose Fulbright
1 Place Ville Marie, Ste. 2500
Montreal, QC H3B 1R1
Tel:(514)847-6082
Fax:5142865474
Member
Stewart Hayes
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
14241 Dallas Pkwy., Ste. 1300
Dallas, TX 75254-2955
Tel:(972)361-7222
Fax:(866)280-4711
Member
Seth Jacobson
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
155 N Wacker Dr Ste 2700
Chicago, IL 60606-1720
Tel:(312)407-0889
Fax:(312)407-8511
Member
Barry Kasoff
Realization Services, Inc.
124 David Hill Rd.
Bedford Hills, NY 10507
Tel:(914)234-6155
Fax:(917)234-6424
Member
Wade Kennedy
McGuireWoods LLP
77 W Wacker Drive, Ste. 4100
Chicago, IL 60601-1683
Tel:(312)750-5748
Fax:(704)373-8935
Member
Ted Koenig
Monroe Capital LLC
311 S. Wacker Dr., Ste. 6400
Chicago, IL 60606-6695
Tel:(312)523-2360
Fax:(312)258-8350
Member
Robert Lau
Carl Marks Advisors
1910 Sunbury Place
Atlanta, GA 30318
Tel:(404)307-1974
Fax:
Member
Joseph Lehrer
Citibank, N.A.
227 W Monroe St Fl 24
Chicago, IL 60606-5081
Tel:(312)384-1497
Fax:
Member
Kevin Morley
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
1 First Canadian Place, Ste. 4600, P.O. Box 50
Toronto, ON M5X 1B8
Tel:(416) 862-6488
Fax:
Member
John Ventola
Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
2 International Place
Boston, MA 02110
Tel:(617)248-5085
Fax:
Member
Peter York
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
10 S. Dearborn St., 44th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60603
Tel:(312)732-3215
Fax:(312)244-3046
Member
John Young
Conway MacKenzie
1301 McKinney Street, Ste. 2025
Houston, TX 77010
Tel:(713)650-0500
Fax:
Advisory Board
No Result
Founder’s Council
Member
Mark Alimena
CohnReznick LLP
1301 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
Tel:(914)684-2700
Fax:(914)684-6145
Member
Thomas Allison
Monroe Capital LLC
311 South Wacker Drive, Ste. 6400
Chicago, IL 60606
Tel:(312)543-4499
Fax:
Member
Mitchell Arden
Phoenix Management Services
110 Commons Court
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Tel:(610)358-4700
Fax:(610)358-9377
Member
H. Bernstein
Sidley Austin LLP
1 S. Dearborn St., Ste. 2500
Chicago, IL 60603
Tel:(312)853-7635
Fax:(312)853-7036
Member
Jack Butler
Birch Lake Holdings, LP
71 S Wacker Drive, Ste. 2425
Chicago, IL 60606-4716
Tel:(312)973-1800
Fax:(312)625-0946
Member
Kris Coghlan
FTI Consulting
1500 Walnut Street, Ste. 1515
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Tel:(215)606-0027
Fax:(215)665-5715
Member
David Crumbaugh
Latham & Watkins, LLP
330 N. Wabash Avenue, Ste. 2800
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel:(312)876-7660
Fax:(312)993-9767
Member
Shirley Curfman

333 South Hope Street, Suite 3900
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Tel:(213)270-9637
Fax:
Member
C. Edward Dobbs
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP
303 Peachtree Street, N.E. Suite 3600
Atlanta, GA 30308
Tel:(404)523-5300
Fax:(404)522-8409
Member
Arnie Dratt
Hilco Global
5 Revere Dr., Ste. 206
Northbrook, IL 60062
Tel:(847)849-2903
Fax:(847)509-1150
Member
Michael Eisenband
FTI Consulting
3 Times Sq., 10th Fl.
New York, NY 10036-6564
Tel:(212)499-3647
Fax:(212)499-3636
Member
Harvey Forman
Blank Rome LLP
One Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Tel:(215)569-5516
Fax:(215)832-5516
Member
Richard Goldstein

1000 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Tel:(213)891-5450
Fax:(213)630-5650
Member
Jonathan Helfat
Otterbourg P.C.
230 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10169
Tel:(212)905-3626
Fax:(212)682-6104
Member
Joseph Hodkin
Daley-Hodkin LLC
135 Pinelawn Road
Melville, NY 11747
Tel:(631)293-0200
Fax:(631)293-0328
Member
Mario Ippolito
Paul Hastings LLP
Paul Hastings LLP
200 Park Ave
New York, NY 10166-0005
Tel:(212)318-6420
Fax:
Member
Ronald Jacobson
Winston & Strawn LLP
35 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Tel:(312)558-5832
Fax:(312)558-5700
Member
Martin Katz
RETIRED from Executive Sounding Board Associates Inc.
2 Penn Ctr. Plz., Ste. 1730, 1500 JFK Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Tel:(215)568-5788 (ext. 111)
Fax:(215)568-5769
Member
Richard Kohn
Goldberg Kohn Ltd.
55 E. Monroe St., Ste. 3300
Chicago, IL 60603
Tel:(312)863-7313
Fax:(312)863-7420
Member
Daniel Krauss
Hahn & Hessen LLP
488 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Tel:(212)478-7210
Fax:(212)478-7400
Member
David Kurzweil
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
3333 Piedmont Rd Ne Ste 2500
Atlanta, GA 30305-1780
Tel:(678)553-2680
Fax:(678)553-2681
Member
Kenneth Latimer
Duane Morris LLP
190 S. La Salle St., Ste. 3700
Chicago, IL 60603-3433
Tel:(312)499-6730
Fax:(312)499-6701
Member
Charles Levin
McDermott Will & Emery, LLP
227 W. Monroe St., Ste. 4400
Chicago, IL 60606-5096
Tel:(312)984-2116
Fax:(312)984-7700
Member
Michael Lissner
Lissner Associates, Ltd.
748 Westwood Lane
Wilmette, IL 60091
Tel:(847)256-0378
Fax:(847)256-0360
Member
Nathan Lubow

465 West End Avenue
New York, NY 10024
Tel:(917)538-3547
Fax:(908)359-5940
Member
Charles Ludmer
J.H. Cohn, LLC
1212 Ave. of the Americas, 12th Fl.
New York, NY 10036-1602
Tel:(646)254-7401
Fax:(212)922-0913
Member
Arthur Muir

McGuireWoods LLP
77 W. Wacker Ste. 4100
Chicago, IL 60601
Tel:(312)750-3595
Fax:(312)698-4568
Member
Jay Ochroch
Fox Rothschild O'Brien & Frankel LLP
2000 Market St., 10th Fl.
Philadelphia, PA 19103-3291
Tel:(215)299-2038
Fax:(215)299-2150
Member
Leonard Podair
Hahn & Hessen LLP
488 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Tel:(212)478-7270
Fax:(212)478-7400
Member
Howard Rein
Freed Maxick ABL Services
424 Main Street, Rm 800
Buffalo, NY 14202-3508
Tel:(716)847-2651
Fax:(716)847-0309
Member
Ronald Risdon
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
919 3rd Ave.
New York, NY 10022
Tel:(212)756-2203
Fax:(212)593-5955
Member
Jeffrey Rosenthal
Mandelbaum Salsburg
3 Becker Farm Rd.
Roseland, NJ 07068
Tel:(973) 396.8378
Fax:
Member
William Schorling
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
2 Liberty Place, 50 S. 16th St., Ste. 3200
Philadelphia, PA 19102-2555
Tel:(215)665-5326
Fax:(215)665-8760
Member
Steven Seif
Hahn & Hessen LLP
488 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Tel:(212)478-7370
Fax:(212)478-7400
Member
Baker Smith
BDO Advisory
1100 Peachtree Street NE, Ste. 700
Atlanta, GA 30309
Tel:(404)819-6304
Fax:(404)688-1075
Member
Marshall Stoddard
Morgan Lewis
101 Park Avenue, 22 Fl.
New York, NY 10178
Tel:(212)309-6350
Fax:(212)309-6001
Member
Daniel Tiemann
KPMG LLP
200 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60601-6436
Tel:(312)665-3599
Fax:(312)665-1555
Member
Michael Trager
RSM
30 South 17th Street, Suite 710
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Tel:(215)765-4600
Fax:(215)765-5800
Staff
Staff Liaison
Charles Johnson
Commercial Finance Association
16380 Kelly Cove Drive #306
Fort Myers, FL 33908
Tel:(703)628-6475
Fax:(866)865-6563
Art Director
Aydan Savaser
Commercial Finance Association
370 Seventh Avenue, Ste. 1801
New York, NY 10001
Tel:(212)793-9399
Fax:(212)564-6053
Executive Assistant
Rosa Gomez
Commercial Finance Association
370 7th Ave., Ste. 1801
New York, NY 10001
Tel:(646)839-6083
Fax:(212)564-6053