About us

CEO – Lee Haskin

Lee started Crossroads in 2004, providing Inventory and Purchase Order financing. Prior to Crossroads, Lee was a Senior Managing Partner with Capital Access Group arranging lines of credit averaging $200MM per year. Prior to that Lee was Executive Vice President and co-founder of Great Western Financial Services Inc., a factoring and asset based lending institution. Lee has over 30 years experience in the factoring  industry, and has his degree from the University of Miami.
 

President – James S. Rothman

James brings almost 30 years’ experience as an innovator in receivables financing and asset based lending, most recently as group president of Crestmark Bank where he helped their eastern region grow 500% and Capital TempFunds, formerly one of the largest national lenders specializing exclusively in the staffing industry until it was sold to Wells Fargo. James has a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from State University of New York at Binghamton-School of Management.

 

CFO – Michael Anise

Michael has been with Crossroads since 2011, and was the CFO for several companies in the online marketing, international investment, and  technology space for the prior 10 years. Michael was also a SVP with China Direct Inc., an international investment holding company. Michael has over 15 years experience in accounting, finance and SEC reporting, and holds an MBA from Florida Atlantic University.
 

Director of Sales – Darren Palestine

Darren is the Director of Sales and Marketing for Crossroads Financial. As the Director of Sales, Darren’s primary role is to manage the Crossroads’ sales effort, with a focus on creating relationships in the factoring, receivable financing, and asset based lending marketplace. Darren has been with Crossroads Financial since early 2007. He graduated the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing in 2006 and, in 2008, returned to the University of Florida and graduated with a Master’s in Business, specifically with a focus on International Business. He also serves on the Florida Board of the CFA and TMA.
 

Underwriting Manager – Tricia Sherry

Tricia has been with Crossroads for over 6 years, as a Senior Credit Analyst progressing to Underwriting Manager. Before Crossroads, Tricia was an Underwriter with First NLC Financial Services LLC. Prior to that, Tricia was with an Underwriter with TLC Mortgages, Inc. Tricia has her degree from Florida State University.