Kenco Equipment Lease Company

PO Box 220
7750 SW Mohawk St. Tualatin, OR 97062
Telephone : (800) 245-3942
Local : (503) 691-8334

Meet Our Team

Peter Mellon

President

Peter joined Kenco in 1993, when Kenco Lease acquired his company, Westover Financial, Inc. Peter graduated from the University of New Mexico with a degree in Business Administration and has more than 35 years experience in the leasing industry, including Director of Marketing for Colonial Pacific Leasing from 1978-1985. Peter moved Kenco to Tualatin from Eugene in 1994 to be closer to the Portland leasing market. Currently, Peter oversees Kenco’s lease portfolio, administrates and oversees all office activities and personnel.

Contact

Email: peterm@kencolease.com

Tal Kennedy

Vice President

Joining Kenco in 1994, Tal brings in excess of 30 years experience to the operational aspect of our company. Management of legal and collection departments while with Colonial Pacific Leasing (1978-1985), and as Director of Operations for Industrial Funding, (1985-1992), Tal has had the opportunity to instill efficient processing and funding of programs. These experiences, coupled with two years of public partnership fund management, provide extensive structuring capabilities. Tal manages the credit, collection and lease processing areas of the company on a daily basis.

Contact

Email: talk@kencolease.com

 

Jodi Roberts

Accounting Manager

One of the original staff members when Kenco moved to Tualatin in 1994, Jodi, as the head of accounting, is responsible for the financial recording, taxes, purchasing, and personnel documentation at Kenco. Jodi will assist you with payoff quotes; or call her if you have any questions regarding your taxes, whether they are personal property or sales tax, as they apply to your lease. Jodi is a graduate of the University of Oregon and is an avid Ducks fan.

Contact

Email: jodir@kencolease.com

Cris Smith

Cris has been with Kenco since 1993, when Kenco acquired Westover Financial, Inc. Cris is a graduate of the University of Oregon with a degree in Finance. Cris brings over 20 years leasing experience to the Kenco team. He works directly with companies needing to obtain or sell equipment. As a native Oregonian, Cris is eager to help local companies prosper by offering leasing as an alternative in acquiring needed equipment.

Contact

Email: criss@kencolease.com

Scott Thorne

Sales / New Accounts

Scott joined Kenco in 2002, coming from the technology industry.  Scotts brings his years of work experience in a variety of industries and he understands the needs of different markets.  He also understands the kinds of lease and finance programs that will benefit your needs.  Scott has helped “pass the torch” from generation to generation of financial market place leaders.

Contact

Email: scottt@kencolease.com

Teresa Rice

Lease Administrator

Teresa has been part of the Kenco team since 2006.  She has many years experience in the automobile and leasing industries. Teresa works directly with our lease brokers, vendors and sales staff, providing new account funding as well as accurate and clear documentation.  She provides excellent customer service to our new and existing customers. Teresa can assist you with accounts receivable for all active leases including payments over the phone and payment arrangements for past due accounts. Teresa can also help you with questions or interest you may have in Kenco's repossessed inventory that is for sale. Do not hesitate to contact her with any questions or concerns about your new or existing lease.

Contact

Email: teresar@kencolease.com

Trina McCormick

Document Administrator

Trina has been part of the Kenco team since 2001.  She has over 20 years experience in the credit/collection/customer service field. Trina is responsible for all vehicle licensing and titling. She also establishes new leases from funding through collateral security.  Do not hesitate to contact her with any questions or concerns about your new lease or vehicle title and licensing. Trina also works to ensure all of the lease collateral is properly insured.  Call or email Trina with any questions about your collateral and leased equipment insurance.

Contact

Email: trinam@kencolease.com