Madalene joined AEL in 2008 and prior to her appointment as President of AEL Financial she led the syndications department. Her prior experience in the leasing business included serving as VP of Syndications at Summit Funding Group.
During her tenure, she also developed and managed an IT trading facility for area PC refreshes and managed an equipment warehouse providing significant growth & profitability for the newly emerging company in 1993.She began her career in leasing at Hartford Computer Group where she served as an Officer & Senior Vice President for ten years. She managed the contracts & credit department and provided & coordinated debt placement for over $150,000,000 in lease transactions and later created a debt placement service profit division which contributed substantial growth and profit to the company.
Madalene has invested over thirty years in the equipment leasing and corporate finance industry and is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University.