Mitch Katz


In 1997, Mitchell Katz founded Premier Financial Services and transformed the leasing industry with the introduction of the PFS Simple Lease and Early Termination Program. The PFS Simple Lease allows the exotic and luxury car consumer to payoff or trade their vehicle at any time offering them the flexibility of financing with the tax benefits of leasing. … Read More ›

Doug Ewing

Vice President of Sales

Since 2004, Doug has served as the Vice President of Sales and has been key in developing and training Premier’s sales team. His love for the “art of the deal” enables him to look at any opportunity and make it a reality…. Read More ›

Michelle Yancey

Southwest Sales Manager

Michelle is a 10-year veteran of the automotive finance industry whose expertise in exotic and vintage motorcars made her the perfect fit for Premier’s Southwest Region. Her passion for automobiles together with her focus on customer service will ensure you have a memorable and satisfying experience acquiring your vehicle…. Read More ›

Ross Dressel

Midwest Sales Manager

Based in “Motor City” Detroit, Ross’ experience in domestic, foreign and luxury marques, combined with his in-depth knowledge of the automotive market, makes him a valuable member of the Premier team. With customer focus, attention to detail and a deep-rooted passion for automobiles as Ross’s personal hallmarks, Ross is a natural fit at Premier, ensuring that clients and dealers in the Midwest receive exceptional service…. Read More ›

Juan Garcia

West Coast Sales Manager

As the West Coast Regional Sales Manager, Juan is a consummate people person, he revels in the hands-on nature of his work. He’s a great resource for clients; his combination of exuberance and experience has made him a top producer at Premier as he executes each deal with speed and efficiency. Juan suits up, shows up & delivers; always exceeding every expectation… Read More ›

Keith Neelans

Northeast Sales Manager

Keith joined the Premier Financial Services team as Northeast Regional Sales Manager after 10 years as General Sales Manager at a Porsche dealership. His professional service and dedication assures his clients a memorable experience acquiring their vehicle. Those that know Keith consider him to be goal oriented and credit much of his success to his relentless follow-through and the personalized attention he provides to his clients and dealers…. Read More ›

Chris Warren

Southeast Sales Manager

Chris matches his passion for cars with professional service and follow-through to assure our clients experience the Premier Difference. It’s been a winning combination for Premier as Chris has surpassed all the records for the region and is opening up new relationships for the company…. Read More ›

Alexis Chacchia Vice President of Operations

Alexis Chacchia

Vice President - Operations

The most rewarding part of my job is helping others achieve their goals, whether that involves a client getting the car of their dreams; a co-worker achieving a promotion, or our staff overcoming obstacles. I also enjoy the variety of work that we do, and the freedom that allows us to provide customized solutions for clients. We are not a cookie-cutter business…. Read More ›

Doreen Bequary Controller

Doreen Bequary, CPA


I love the fast pace and excitement of working here. There’s a broad range of vehicles that we lease, and lots of clients with very different needs. We work hard to make the leasing experience easy for all of them. Some of my teammates started their careers at PFS right out of college, it’s been rewarding for me to help them grow as professionals, and to achieve their personal goals. Everyone at PFS is very close, and we work hard as a team…. Read More ›


Lisa James

Risk Manager

I’m the Risk Manager, but I wear many hats because I’ve worked in most all of the departments within the company over the years. Premier will go out of its way to find a solution for you.  We will be as flexible as we can.  We will stay with you for the duration of your lease with us and will always be there to assist in any way…. Read More ›

Suzanne de Bary Operations Manager

Suzanne de Bary

Operations Manager

Premier has given me a chance to learn and grow professionally and personally. I enjoy learning new things, being creative and helping others. The hardest challenges are unexpected curve balls you can face at any moment in IT, but some of my greatest achievements have come from overcoming those hurdles and gaining new skills through the experience…. Read More ›

Christopher Petrucci PFS Senior Staff Acountant

Christopher Petrucci

Accounting Supervisor

This is the only job I’ve had where I understand and enjoy learning the process, tasks and responsibilities of all other departments. It is gratifying that my coworkers place their faith in me. Whether the issue is accounting-related, or unique to their own department, I’m confident to take on any challenge to assist them to the best of my ability…. Read More ›

Amy Petrucci

Amy C. Petrucci

Funding Manager

Premier is unique because we operate in a niche market. We’re not a dealership and we’re not a bank. We help car enthusiasts finance the car of their dreams, so we’re really in the business of people. Witnessing the satisfaction our clients experience as they go through our leasing process is one of the most gratifying aspects of my job…. Read More ›