Phil has 35 years of commercial lending and leasing experience. Most recently Phil served as Senior Managing Director at FirstLight Financial Corporation, a commercial finance company that focused on providing senior debt to middle market companies. Prior to FirstLight, Phil was with GE Capital Commercial Equipment Finance for 14 years in a series of sales management and general management positions. Prior to GE, Phil was Director of Lease Syndications for John Hancock Leasing Corporation, Executive Vice President for BancIreland First Financial and a Vice President for Integrated Resources, Inc. He holds a BA from St. Lawrence University and an MBA from Babson College.