Our people

Kip Amstutz, CLFP

President

Kip began his career in the equipment leasing industry in 1998 and co-founded 360 Equipment Finance in May of 2010. Throughout his 20+ years in the leasing industry, Kip has excelled as a sales associate, broker, underwriter, and manager. His experience, acumen, and entrepreneurial drive make Kip uniquely prepared to lead all aspects of 360 Equipment Finance.

Larry Amstutz

Vice President

As a successful entrepreneur, investor, former business owner, and consultant, Larry brings invaluable experience and unique business savvy to the 360 team. Larry has been involved in the equipment leasing industry since 2001, and he has built and sold a company and served as a consultant to many rapidly growing enterprises. His vision and leadership are integral to 360 Equipment Finance’s success.

Dorothy Trahan

Chief Financial Officer

Dorothy has been involved in banking and finance since 1981, and she began her career in the equipment leasing industry in 1998. With extensive experience as a loan officer, analyst, and manager, Dorothy has contributed significantly to 360 Equipment Finance’s rapid growth. She has overseen accounting, documentation, and servicing at 360 Equipment Finance since its inception in 2010.

Katherine Leddy

Chief Operations Officer

Katherine joined 360 Equipment Finance in November of 2015 with a background in mortgage banking and over 15 years of lending and sales experience. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Georgia State University and a minor in Japanese from Georgia Tech University. Katherine oversees the ongoing business operations of the company including human resources and underwriting. 

Ann Smithson

Business Development Manager

Ann graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Mathematics from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas. She has experience with project management, market research and development, and financial analysis from her past internships and employment. Ann’s strong leadership, interpersonal, and analytical skills allow her to manage 360’s broker relations, marketing, and business development. 

Kali Mohler

Sr. Contract Manager

Kali boasts a background in banking, where she demonstrated superior customer service skills and gained an extensive knowledge of personal and commercial lending.  Kali is a proud Texan who graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelor of Arts in History and a minor in International Studies. Kali’s enthusiasm for learning and strong acumen has allowed her to thrive as our Sr. Contract Manager and new employee trainer. 

Haley Richey

Contract Manager

Haley is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Sociology and Philosophy. Her involvement in research and cultural analysis in her undergraduate career, as well as her experience working for a global IT sales company, provided her with the skills to excel as a Contract Manager. Haley’s high energy and passion for problem solving allow her to fit right in to our energetic company culture. 

Amanda Dickerson

Contract Manager

Amanda is a California native with over 12 years of expertise in the finance industry, including experience in mortgage collections and loss mitigation, sub-prime auto funding, and equipment leasing. Her previous experience emphasizes her rationality and logical approach to problem solving, which gives her the ability to remain calm, cool, and collected when servicing our customers. 

Austin Law, CLFP

Business Development Officer

Austin graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Government from Eastern Washington University and has a broad portfolio of experience in equipment leasing sales. 

Jon Suggs

Credit Analyst

Jon earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Schreiner University and his Master of Business Administration in Management from St. Edward’s University, and he holds over 9 years of analyst experience. He seeks to grow our Alt A portfolio and is responsible for the development and implementation of our process for this department. Jon’s vast knowledge and introspective mindset are assets to the 360 team.

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