About CRF
Board of Trustees

The Officers and Board of Trustees of the Credit Research Foundation are the governing body of the Foundation's activities and act in accordance to the Credit Research Foundation by-laws. The Officers are elected by the Board for a term of one year and each Trustee is elected for a three-year term. The Board of Trustees is responsible for policy and financial oversight of the Foundation. The Board oversees all activities including research, service, programs and forums, membership, financial operations, committees. All Officers and Trustees must be members in-good-standing of the Credit Research Foundation. The President of the Credit Research Foundation shall have general responsibility for the administration of the affairs of the Foundation and for the execution of policies and instructions of the Officers and Board.


    Credit Research Foundation
    Officers and Board of Trustees
    March 2016 - March 2017

    2015 Credit Research Foundation Board of Trustees

    2017 CRF Board of Trustees

    Bill Balduino

    Credit Research Foundation

    Sharon Nickerson

    Senior Director, Credit Management
    Acushnet Company

    Frank Sebastian
    Vice Chairman, Finance

    Director of Credit Services
    SLD of adidas

    Art Tuttle
    Vice Chairman, Membership

    Exec Director - Retailer
    Financial Services &
    Shared Services
    American Greetings

    Michael Bevilacqua
    Vice Chairman, Research

    Senior Director of Credit
    and Finance

    Marty Scaminaci
    Past Chairman

    VP, Global Business Services
    Bemis Company Inc

    Kurt Albright

    Director of Credit & Collections
    Uline Inc

    Dawn Burford

    Director, Customer
    Financial Services

    Paul Catalano

    President & COO
    ABC-Amega Inc

    Peter Knox

    Director of Credit and
    A/R Admin
    Nestle Holdings




    Abigail Ledger

    Finance Director, Procure to Pay & Invoice to Cash, NA
    Avery Dennison

    Jackie Mulligan

    CFO Circle Expert
    F&A Associate Director
    Procter & Gamble Distributing LLC

    CRF Staff

    Matt Skudera
    VP of Research

    Credit Research Foundation

    Cheryl Weaverling

    Credit Research Foundation

    Barbara Clapsadle
    Mgr, Member Services

    Credit Research Foundation

    Tom Diana
    Communications Manager

    Credit Research Foundation

    Steve Isberg
    Senior Research Fellow

    Credit Research Foundation