CFT Staff and Services Directory

  • Michael Meakem

    Michael Meakem

    President
    Experience:12 years Banking, 31 years Banker Education

  • Michael Meakem

    President
    Experience:12 years Banking, 31 years Banker Education

    Connecticut Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 06360

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x1178
    Direct Dial Number: 860-383-1178
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: mike@cfteducation.org

  • Scott Briggs

    Scott Briggs

    Executive Vice President
    Experience:10 years Banking, 27 years Banker Education

  • Scott Briggs

    Executive Vice President
    Experience:10 years Banking, 27 years Banker Education

    Connecticut Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 06360

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x1180
    Direct Dial Number: 860-383-1180
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: scott@cfteducation.org

  • Deborah Rondeau

    Deborah Rondeau

    Education Administrator
    Experience: 13 years Banker Education

  • Deborah Rondeau

    Education Administrator
    Experience: 13 years Banker Education

    Connecticut Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 06360

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x1176
    Direct Dial Number: 860-383-1176
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: deborah@cfteducation.org

  • Sharon Courtot

    Sharon Courtot

    Education Support Specialist
    Experience: 12 years Banker Education

  • Sharon Courtot

    Education Support Specialist
    Experience: 12 years Banker Education

    Connecticut Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 06360

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x1177
    Direct Dial Number: 860-383-1177
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: sharon@cfteducation.org

  • Rhonda Potter

    Rhonda Potter

    Regional Director
    Experience: 4 years Banker Education

  • Rhonda Potter

    Regional Director
    Experience: 4 years Banker Education

    Colorado Office

    12865 Clarkson Circle
    Thornton, Colorado 80241

    Phone: 303-629-9663
    Direct Dial Number: 303-885-5154
    Fax: 860-383-1180
    Email: rhondap@cftws.org

  • Marta Carey

    Marta Carey

    Vice President & Distance Learning Manager
    Experience: 14 years Banking, 22 years Banker Education

  • Marta Carey

    Vice President & Distance Learning Manager
    Experience: 14 years Banking, 22 years Banker Education

    Massachusetts Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 06360

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x1179
    Direct Dial Number: 860-383-1179
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: marta@cfteducation.org

  • Shannon Duffy

    Shannon Duffy

    Regional Director
    Experience: 9 years Banking, 31 years Banker Education

  • Shannon Duffy

    Regional Director
    Experience: 9 years Banking, 31 years Banker Education

    Minnesota Office

    21494 Sherwood Avenue
    Sleepy Eye, Minnesota 56085

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x1442
    Direct Dial Number: 612-656-1442
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: shannon@cfteducation.org

  • Crista Olson

    Crista Olson

    Vice President & Regional Director
    Experience: 10 years Banking, 15 years Banker Education

  • Crista Olson

    Vice President & Regional Director
    Experience: 10 years Banking, 15 years Banker Education

    Missouri Office

    1730 Mississippi Avenue
    St. Louis, Missouri 63104

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x9003
    Direct Dial Number: 314-655-0003
    Fax: 860-823-1410
    Email: crista@cfteducation.org

  • Karen McMullen

    Karen McMullen

    Senior Vice President & Regional Director
    Experience: 9 years Banking, 41 years Banker Education

  • Karen McMullen

    Senior Vice President & Regional Director
    Experience: 9 years Banking, 41 years Banker Education

    New Jersey Office

    246 Christopher Street
    Upper Montclair, New Jersey 07043

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x9958
    Direct Dial Number: 908-325-9958
    Fax: 973-783-1245
    Email: karen@cfteducation.org

  • Thomas Owen

    Thomas Owen

    Senior Vice President & Regional Director
    Experience: 30 years Banker Education

  • Thomas Owen

    Senior Vice President & Regional Director
    Experience: 30 years Banker Education

    New York Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 14226

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x9973
    Direct Dial Number: 716-604-9973
    Fax: 716-847-2138
    Email: tom@cfteducation.org

  • Renee Few

    Renee Few

    Distance Learning Specialist
    Experience: 23 years Banker Education

  • Renee Few

    Distance Learning Specialist
    Experience: 23 years Banker Education

    New York Office

    P.O. Box 969
    Norwich, Connecticut 14226

    Phone: 800-795-5242 x9974
    Direct Dial Number: 716-604-9974
    Fax: 716-847-2138
    Email: renee@cfteducation.org

CFT SERVICES DIRECTORY (Regional Contact Info Shown Below)

Accounts Payable and Receivable – Mike Meakem
Advanced Commercial Lending School – Rhonda Potter
Agricultural Lending School – Shannon Duffy
Bank Trainers Conference – Scott Briggs, Mike Meakem, Marta Carey
Bankers’ Forum – Mike Meakem
BankWorld Tradeshow – Scott Briggs
Board of Directors – Mike Meakem
CFT Website – Scott Briggs
Classroom Courses – Please Contact Your Regional Representative Shown Below
Commercial Lending School – Karen McMullen, Crista Olson
Course Catalog – Scott Briggs
Course Prerequisites – Marta Carey
Customized In-House Training – Please Contact Your Regional Representative Shown Below
Diplomas and Certificates – Please Contact Your Regional Representative Shown Below
Education Support Fund – Please Contact Your Regional Representative Shown Below
E-mail Marketing – Mike Meakem, Scott Briggs
Employment Opportunities – Mike Meakem
Federal Compliance School – Crista Olson
NewHorizons Tradeshow – Karen McMullen
Online Courses
– HelpDesk – Renee Few, Sharon Courtot, OR help@cfteducation.org (monitored 24/7)
– Registration Status – Sharon Courtot
– Course Website – Marta Carey
– Instructors – Marta Carey
– Other – Sharon Courtot, Marta Carey
PC Software Training – Deborah Rondeau
PRACTELL – Rhonda Potter
Regional Advisory Boards – Please Contact Your Regional Representative Shown Below
Self-Study Courses
– Registration Status – Sharon Courtot
– Exam/Quiz Status – Renee Few
– Instructors – Marta Carey
– Other – Renee Few, Marta Carey
Seminars – Please Contact Your Regional Representative Shown Below
Spanish for Financial Professionals – Rhonda Potter
Student Transcripts
– Deb Rondeau
Transferring Credits – Deb Rondeau
Webinars – Scott Briggs, Deb Rondeau

CFT STAFF DIRECTORY BY REGION – Phone: 800-795-5242

Central States Region (IL, MO)
Crista Olson – Vice President – crista@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9003

Greater New York Region (NY, PA)
Tom Owen – Senior Vice President – tom@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9973
Renee Few – Distance Learning Specialist – renee@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9974

Mid-Atlantic States Region (DC, DE, MD, NJ, PA, VA)
Karen McMullen – Senior Vice President – karen@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9958

South Central States Region (AR, OK, TN)
Crista Olson – Vice President – crista@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9003

Southern New England Region (CT, MA, RI)
Mike Meakem – President – mike@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1178
Scott Briggs – Executive Vice President – scott@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1180
Marta Carey – Vice President – marta@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1179
Deb Rondeau – Education Administrator – deb@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1176
Sharon Courtot – Education Support Specialist – sharon@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1177

Southern States Region (AL, GA, LA, MS)
Crista Olson  – Vice President – crista@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9003

Tri-State Region (OH, KY, IN)
Tom Owen – Senior Vice President – tom@cfteducation.org – Ext. 9973

Upper Midwest Region (IA, MN, ND, NE, SD)
Shannon Duffy – Regional Director – shannon@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1442

Western States Region (AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, TX, UT, WA, WY)
Rhonda Potter – Regional Director – rhondap@cftws.org – 303-629-9663

All Other Regions
Scott Briggs – Executive Vice President – scott@cfteducation.org – Ext. 1180