Finance Expert 505066 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the finance industry with specific expertise in alternative consumer finance. My experience includes payday loans / lending, pawnshops, Credit Services Organizations, and Credit Access Businesses. I am able to provide evaluations of storefront payday lenders, auto title lenders, and check cashers; sales; contract negotiation; policy recommendations; regulatory and legislative perspectives and risk factors. I have additional expertise in private debt investments, store operations, financial statement analysis, strategic growth initiatives, internal controls, CSO third party lending, CSO consultation, crisis communications and advocacy, public policy, third party coordination with state lobbying efforts, and financial journalism.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes Founder and CEO of a firm within the Finance Industry, as well as Consultant, and Contributing Writer to several publications.


M.A. Film ProductionUniversity of Southern California
B.A.ChemistryCornell University

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Awards & Affiliation