The Quality Team

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Managing Director

Paul Fogle, CLFP
Managing Director

My name is Paul Fogle and I am privileged to be the Managing Director here at Quality Leasing.  I have more than 30 years of experience in commercial finance as both a lender and investor.  I have worked in a large Chicago Bank, a Wall Street investment banking firm, and two other privately owned financial firms.  After joining Quality in 2012, I assembled a top-notch team and revamped our processes in order to better deliver outstanding performance to our clients.  The market has responded well to our products and services as we have enjoyed continued growth and a high percentage of repeat clients.  I appreciate the opportunity to be of service and earn your business!



CJ Zaruba
Chief Operating Officer

I'm C.J. Zaruba, the Chief Operating Officer at Quality.  I have many years of experience in commercial finance, primarily with Mercedes-Benz Truck Financial where I was chief counsel and ran a Joint Venture with Freightliner Corporation.  I also have many years of operations experience in the non-prime auto finance and warranty industries.  I've been with Quality since February of 2020, and lead the Collections and Credit functions.  We have a great team that's eager to provide solutions for our customers!

Kendra Rothschild, CLFP

I'm Kendra Rothschild, Controller here at Quality Leasing. I joined the team in January 2012 after leaving the construction industry. I have many years of Accounting and Management experience in the Aviation, Golf and Construction industries. I manage the office team including accounts receivable, lease documentation and title department. Quality Leasing is a great company and a great place to work! I look forward to assisting you.

Darrell Johnson
Credit Manager
Credit Manager

My name is Darrell Johnson and I am the Credit Manager and head of underwriting here at Quality Leasing.  I have several years of commercial lending experience in the floor plan and used car financing markets. I also have several years of experience as a Financial Analyst in the insurance industry as well as the financial industry.  I graduated from Anderson University in 2001 with a BA in Finance and a Management minor.  I joined Quality in May of 2015 and look forward to reviewing your next transaction.

Bradon Marshall
Sales Manager
Sales Manager

My name is Bradon Marshall. I am a Senior Leasing Consultant here at Quality Leasing. I bring to the table 6 years of commercial finance experience. I have experience in various roles within the equipment finance industry including credit, sales and managing another commercial equipment finance company prior to joining the Quality Leasing team. I joined Quality Leasing in 2019 where I am dedicated to facilitating company success through developing relationships with both third party originators and direct customers to fulfill their financing needs. Our team at Quality Leasing brings a unique product to the marketplace and I am happy to be part of a team that is dedicated to serving our customers. I am married to my beautiful wife, Taylor and father to my young daughter, Tatum.



Jim Plummer, CLFP
Senior Sales Consultant

My name is Jim Plummer and as a Leasing Consultant I enjoy working with clients and vendors alike to establish high quality relationships and exceed expectations. I came to Quality Leasing with a diverse background in the financial industry. With more than 20 years in the accounts receivables industry, I have supported healthcare, student loan, automotive and retail industries continuously providing superior performance. I am proud to be part of such a successful company with a great team!


Mae Philpott, CLFP
Senior Sales Consultant

Hey there!  I'm Mae Philpott and I joined the Quality team in September of 2016 with 12+ years of Sales & Marketing experience in the commercial equipment leasing & financing field.  I maintain active membership in many industry organizations, including:  NAELB and NEFA; and I earned my Certified Leasing and Financing Professional (CLFP) designation in February of 2016.  I truly enjoy the connections I have made throughout my years in this field; and I leverage my extensive network and knowledge to offer the best service for my clients-every time!  I currently work from Quality's Charlotte, NC office and devote my spare time to taking care of my two amazing children: Cabell and Nancy Sage.  

Donna Stanley
Senior Sales Consultant

Hello, I'm Donna Stanley and a sales consultant in Quality's Mt. Juliet, TN office. I was born and raised in Tennessee. My background is 20+ years in medical sales and 5 years in real estate. My joy has always been helping my customers. I was given the opportunity to work with Quality February of 2014 and truly enjoy my position and working with the Quality team. I'm married to an awesome man, Butch, and have 2 furry babies, Buster and Bella.

Zach Crutcher
Sales Consultant

Hi, my name is Zach Crutcher and I'm a leasing consultant here at Quality Leasing.  I started in the finance world almost 14 years ago and it has been my passion ever since.  I spent many years in the banking industry financing both consumer and commercial clients.  I am very personable, I enjoy getting to know my customers, and being the key to fulfilling their financial needs is my ultimate goal.  I constantly strive to raise the bar in my performance and being a member of the Quality Leasing team provides me with a great opportunity for success and helping others.

Patrick O'Connor, CLFP
Sales Consultant

My name is Pat O'Connor and I am a Sales Consultant with Quality Leasing.  I have 6+ years of experience in the commercial equipment finance industry and 12+ in the finance industry.  I'm excited to be part of a great & successful team.  I enjoy working with customers and helping them achieve their business goals and dreams.  I live in New Hampshire with my wife Carolyn and my Bernedoodle Oakley.

Conner Lenahan, CLFP
Sales Consultant

My name is Conner Lenahan and I am a Sales Consultant here at Quality Leasing. I have had the privilege of working here since 2014, starting as an intern while completing my undergrad in Finance/Economics at Wabash College and worked my way up to my current position today. In my tenure at Quality Leasing, I have developed a unique understanding not only of this industry from front to back, but also how Quality Leasing has been able to find a niche within the industry & thrive as much as we have. I am honored to work for this company as we have an exceptional, tight-knit staff that operate at a high level. Each day, I am humbled to have the opportunity to help individuals start/grow their businesses and look forward to helping each customer successfully achieve their goals.

Andre Clifford, CLFP
Sales Consultant

Hi, my name is Andre Clifford and I am Sales Consultant with Quality Leasing. I have been in the finance industry for over 7 years. I'm very passionate about the equipment finance industry because I enjoy the opportunity to help businesses grow and succeed. Prior to joining Quality Leasing, I worked for two banks that had equipment leasing divisions. I earned my (CLFP) Certified Leasing and Financing Professional designation in 2018. When I'm not working, I love hanging out with my soon-to-be wife, Holly, my amazing daughter, Georgia, and my crazy Labrodoodle, Romeo. I look forward to working with you!

Ashanta Perrin
Sales Assistant

Hey there!  I'm Ashanta Perrin--the right-hand woman for Quality's Charlotte team!  I'm always happy to help clients in any way I can.  I enjoy assisting customers with acquiring the right financing for their business equipment; and am proud of the best-in-class customer service I give every time!  Feel free to reach out if I can be of service... I look forward to speaking with you!

Shelby Jenkins
Sales Assistant

Hello, my name is Shelby Jenkins. I graduated from Texas Tech University in 2018 with Bachelors of Science degree in Animal Science. I started at Quality Leasing in November of 2021. My role is to assist the Sales Manager with tasks that are needed.  


Admin Team

Lori Luzadder
Lease Operation Supervisor

Hello, my name is Lori Luzadder and I am Title Processor here at Quality Leasing. I started in September of 2012 after ten years in the automotive industry. I have extensive experience in title processing and administrative responsibilities. I am always busy with five sons and one grandson. I enjoy my work, my colleagues and take great pleasure in assisting our clients.

Alyssa Lawrence
Lease Administrator

Hello, my name is Alyssa Lawrence and I am the Lease Administrator here at Quality Leasing. I've been in the automotive industry for 5 years now and have experience in accounting and sales. I love working for Quality and for Tom Wood and I am very happy to be a part of this team!


Sara Hohmann
Title Specialist

I'm Sara Hohmann, the Title Specialist at Quality Leasing.  I bring fifteen years of vehicle title experience to our team.  Please let me know what I can do to help you!

Shelley Scranton
Leasing Administrative Assistant

Hello, my name is Shelley and my position is Leasing Administrative Assistant. I joined this amazing company in 2018 and I love what I do.

Bailey Taylor
GPS Specialist


My name is Bailey Taylor, GPS Specialist, here at Quality Leasing. I am also in charge of toll violations and I assist the administrative team as needed. I joined the Quality Leasing team in August 2020. My background consists of several years of management experience. I'm looking forward many years here!

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Zola King
Insurance Specialist

Hello there, my name is Zola King and I'm the Insurance Specialist. I ensure that our customers' insurance is compliant and process insurance claims. I have previous experience in different sectors of insurance and transportation. Tom Wood is a great company and I love being a part of the Quality team!

Marnie Good
Administrative Assistant

I am one of the administrative assistants at Quality Leasing. I handle Bills of Sale and Accounts Payable. I have a Masters degree in accounting and have experience as a truck driver.

Jami Summers
Administrative Assistant

My name is Jami Summers, an Administrative Assistant at Quality Leasing since 2019.  I answer and direct phone calls and greet visitors as a point of contact for a range of staff and external stakeholders.  I enjoy making things ebb and flow more smoothly and have more than 10 years of experience doing this. I stay in this career because I love helping people achieve their goals!



Remarketing & Collections

Maria Heck
Senior Collector

My name is Maria Heck. I joined Quality Leasing June 2014 as a Collection Assistant. I have 30 years of experience in Accounts Receivables and Collections. I enjoy working with customers to get their accounts current. I have one daughter who lives in Atlanta, GA. I'm proud to be part of the Tom Wood Automotive Group team.

Liz Melendez
Senior Collection Representative

Hello, my name is Liz M. and I am a Senior Collection Representative. I became part of the Tom Wood Quality Leasing team in November, 2020. I have over 14 years in collections experience. 

Chuck McCann
Remarketing Specialist

My name is Chuck McCann and I joined the Quality Leasing team in September of 2020.  I have 27 years of experience in the heavy truck sales, truck leasing and OEM sales.   I oversee the remarketing of assets that come back from our extensive lease portfolio.  I am able to sell them through my extensive connections in the auction and wholesale trucks segments.  I am an active member of the Used Truck Association and several Midwest trucking associations.   I'm proud to be part of the Tom Wood Automotive Group team.

Lauren Koerting
Liquidation & Collections Assistant

Hello, my name is Lauren, and I am the Liquidation and Collections Assistant. I have been with Quality Leasing since May, 2019, and I love being a part of the team. I help with remarketing of assets, and assisting the Collections team.