Ron is Senior Credit Officer at First Business Equipment Finance. He comes to First Business after working at MCP since 2005. At MCP Ron was in charge of credit underwriting for all portfolio originations. Prior to joining MCP Ron was Sr. Vice President/Credit Manager for Orix Public Finance Group (Orix) where he had dual signing authority of $5 million. At Orix he oversaw all credit, operations and customer service activities for the group. From 1997 to 2004 Ron was Vice President/Credit for Transamerica where he reported to Randy Shumate. At Transamerica he managed all aspects of the credit department for a $1 billion middle market equipment loan and lease portfolio. His responsibilities included staffing, credit underwriting and meeting portfolio performance budgets. At Transamerica Ron had a $5 million dual credit signing authority. Ron also worked with Randy Shumate from 1991 to 1996 at ITT. Where he was the Investment Manager/Zone Credit Manager. Ron holds an M.B.A. from Baker University.