Douglas R. Williams


Doug brings a strong technology background to JDR Solutions. He has created IT infrastructure, e-commerce websites and international application service provider solutions, and was director of custom development at CIT/Newcourt. He was a licensed stock broker and director of application security for online trading services, and a manager and IT specialist in the health care industry. Doug studied agricultural business and music at Vincennes University.

John R. Schaffner

Vice President and Chairman of the Board

John has held numerous senior management positions in his three decades of work in the leasing and finance industry. He was vice president of operations integration at CIT/Newcourt in Indianapolis, where he was responsible for integrating merger, acquisition, major vendor and third-party servicing portfolios. Prior to CIT/Newcourt John was involved in portfolio administration and related duties at Circle Business Credit and Lessor Capital Services, both of Indianapolis. John earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Indiana University.

Benny Federico, DM

Vice President, Business Integration

Benny has held numerous management positions in his career, including director of engineering at Accuride and manager in the Global Commercial Vehicles Axle Group of Dana, Inc. Throughout his engineering career, Benny led results-based initiatives that accelerated safety, quality, productivity, and delivery. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a doctoral degree in management from the University of Phoenix.

William A. Johnson

Investment Partner

Although retired,  Bill works part-time for JDR as an accountant. He has over 50 years of experience in tax management and accounting. In the 1960s as a controller for a family owned business he helped develop the first computer applications for a wholesale lumber distribution business. He was a third-party administrator and later chief financial officer/treasurer for Edward B. Morris Associates Inc. Bill earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Davenport College.

Executive Staff

Linda Carlen Office Manager

Customer Service Staff

Dale Barillari Client Account Services Specialist

Lesley Evans Client Account Services Specialist

Debbie Forbes Client Account Services Specialist

Mary Mancini Client Account Services Specialist

Andrea Medeiros Client Account Services Specialist

Sharon Miedema Client Account Services Specialist

Tina Ventura Client Account Services Specialist

Lexi Huss Customer Service and Collections Specialist

Lease Administration Staff

Denise Hill Portfolio Administrator

Joan Hinkle Portfolio Administrator

Jennifer Schultz Portfolio Operations Director

Scott Tenley Portfolio Administrator

Tech Support Staff

Aaron Bostian Senior Database Administrator

Lea Ann Gibson Business Analyst, Data Migration Specialist

Lisa Dulinski Business Analyst

David Lawrence InfoLease® Support Specialist

Tony McCormick Solution Architect, Rapport® Specialist

Noel Papasso Financial Systems Database Administrator

Brian Pearson InfoLease® Support Specialist

Tariq Quadeer Senior Unix/Linux Administrator


Duane Birnbaum

George Burke

Joyce Clum

Paul Huss

Aric Ortman