Rosanne Wilson, CLP, began her leasing career in 1975. After a long career with Trans America Financial Services, Rosanne founded 1st Independent Leasing, Inc. in 1990 in Beaverton, Oregon and is now celebrating her 25th year in business. She recently completed 4 years on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Equipment Leasing Brokers (NAELB) as the Treasurer and one year as a Director. She remains the Chair of the Membership Committee of the NAELB. Rosanne is currently President of the CLP Foundation and has held her CLFP (Certified Lease & Finance Professional) designation since 1998. 1st Independent Leasing, Inc. provides Equipment loans, Equipment Leases, SBA Loans, Accounts Receivables Financing and Working Capital Loans. Rosanne is the President and sole employee. Rosanne was nominated for the “Most Influential Women In Leasing” Award in 2009 by Leasing News and currently serves on Leasing News Advisory Board.