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Dustin Gibson

PRESIDENT
CrossFirst  Bank
214-244-8334
Dustin.Gibson@CrossFirstbank.com

Dustin is in Private Client Services with CrossFirst Bank in Dallas. CrossFirst, based in Kansas City, is a $2B bank, poised for tremendous growth in the DFW market.  Dustin has been in the banking industry in Dallas since 1997 working with entrepreneurs and small business owners across the state of Texas.  Dustin offers a unique perspective to business owners, having been a past entrepreneur himself.  His business is focused on family offices, private funds, and  high-net-worth clients, serving both their personal and business finance needs.  He supports Responder Impact, a ministry for police and fire first responders.   Dustin is a graduate of The University of Oklahoma.

Chip Scoggins

PRESIDENT EMERITUS, MEMBERSHIP
Bibby Financial Services USA
(972) 342-6311
cscoggins@bibbyusa.com

Chip Scoggins is Vice President and Business Development Officer for Bibby Financial Services USA specializing in A/R Financing and Asset Based Lending for companies in need of working capital lines from $250,000 to $15,000,000.  Bibby Financial Services is a global company headquartered in the United Kingdom and operating in 13 countries. 

Steve Crane

TREASURER & VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS
SteveCrane Productions
(214) 632-7529
steve@stevecraneproductions.com

Steve Crane has over thirty years' experience serving as the Chief Executive, Chief Operating or Chief Financial Officer for both privately held and publicly traded corporations. He is the owner and founder of SteveCrane Productions, providing high quality yet cost effective photography and videography products and services to entrepreneurs and growing businesses adequate to meet their needs.

Teresa Thompson

SECRETARY & MEMBERSHIP
Oasis Outsourcing
214-907-1472

TAThompson@oasisadvantage.com

Teresa Thompson is a Professional Employer Consultant for Oasis Outsourcing which is currently one of the nation’s largest privately held PEOs (Professional Employer Organization). Oasis is an $8 billion revenue company serving over 7,000 clients; approximately 220,000 worksite employees and has 52 offices nationwide.  She enjoys working with small to mid-size business owners in helping them streamline their administrative employee related tasks and responsibilities in the areas of payroll administration, risk management, employee benefits and Human Resources.  This type of service allows them to focus on growing their business while enhancing their cash flow.  With over 25 years of experience in the PEO industry, Teresa has been a sought after speaker from various industries and associations, as well as, a recipient of numerous President’s Club awards.  She earned a bachelor of arts from Ouachita Baptist University and currently resides in Coppell with her husband, Dr. Tom Thompson and family.

John W. Allumbaugh

GOLF TOURNAMENT CHAIRMAN
Associated Receivables Funding, Inc.
(817) 602-4490
jallumbaugh@arfunding.com

John is Regional Vice President for Associated Receivables Funding, Inc. AR Funding focuses on providing working capital financing secured by accounts receivable (factoring) to small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. His responsibilities include the origination and growth of new business in the Southwest Region. With fifteen plus years of factoring knowledge coupled with twenty plus years’ entrepreneurial experience thru business ownership, John truly understands client wants and needs in their search for funding. With this insight into customer expectations along with providing Associated Receivables Funding’s best in class service, John establishes a positive working relationship with every client.

Greg Carpenter

SPONSORSHIPS AND GOLF COMMITTEE
LSQ Funding
817.821.4436
gcarpenter@lsq.com

Greg Carpenter is the Senior Vice President for the South Region at LSQ Funding Group, L.C., a company headquartered in Orlando that provides specialized working capital solutions through accounts receivable financing and asset-based lines of credit.  Founded in 1996, LSQ Funding, with its national footprint, has grown to provide over $2.0 billion in financing a year.  Prior to opening the LSQ Dallas office in 2013, Greg worked in real estate investment banking for Banc of America Securities and Goldman Sachs, as well as in oil and gas for Noble Royalties.  Greg earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Finance and Marketing from Texas Christian University.   

Jan Bellah

MEMBERSHIP / PROGRAMS
Triumph Business Capital
214-513-9628
jbellah@triumphbcap.com

Jan Bellah is the Senior Vice President of Operations for Triumph Business Capital, a subsidiary of Triumph Bancorp. Triumph Business Capital is a commercial finance company specializing in the factoring of receivables. Jan joined Advance Business Capital LLC dba Triumph Business Capital in early 2005. She has worked as a part of the senior management team to grow the business to be a leader in the marketplace. Prior to joining Triumph, Jan served as Assistant Vice President of Operations for Heller Financial. Jan obtained her Masters of Business Administration from Texas Women’s University, Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Dallas, and is a Certified Account Executive in Factoring (CAEF) as awarded by the International Factoring Association.

Lynn Ray Stanphill

INTERNET COMMUNICATIONS
XEARA
214-549-8246
lynn@xeara.com

Lynn Stanphill is the President of XEARA. XEARA offers Internet Marketing and Website Design and Development for small and medium sized businesses.


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Genevieve (Gen) Merritt-Parikh
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