David has worked in the finance industry since 1982 and has lived & worked in many regional centers. His banking roles have included client restructure, client management, sales, credit and management. His last full time banking role was as Chief Manager, Rural and Regional Banking, Eastern Australia with BankWest. Since then, and prior to forming Regional Finance Solutions David has undertaken a number of contract and consultancy roles. This allows us to get a fair hearing from the people that matter. David has been a Justice of the Peace since 1988, a Fellow of Finance since 2005, gained Certificate IV in Finance & Mortgage Broking in 2013 and Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking Management in 2015. David is well qualified to assist you. David has overall management of the business, with his key focus being on brining quality people into the business and ensuring that clients receive the best possible experience when dealing with RFS. David and Debbie have two adult children. Relaxation for David and Debbie means exploring the region, camping, and renovating their home.
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Debbie has worked across many industry sectors, from hospitality to disability services and many other jobs in between and has operated her own business for 6 years prior to becoming part of the RFS team. Completing her Cert IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking in January this year and also becoming a JP is something she undertook as a part of her role in RFS.
Ensuring that our office procedures are completed effectively and that compliance standards are maintained at a very high level is a couple of Debbie’s roles in our organisation. Supporting the many brokers with any requirements they may have is another key role for Debbie.
Community is very important to Debbie and she has previously been on the board of Northaven and Kirinari which are both disability services and she is currently an active member of the Sapphire City Concert Band.
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Melanie obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Honours in International Relations) and commenced her working career in politics, supporting members in both the Queensland and Australian Parliament. Having decided politics was not for her Melanie, over the last 15 years, has worked for the NSW Government, as well as working in law, accounting and financial services. Melanie joined the Regional Finance Solutions team in December 2020 as an Administration / Broker Support Manager. Melanie’s role with the team is diverse supporting our broker network, ensuring that our compliance, documentation, and general back office team is working smoothly, efficiently and effectively – and most importantly delivering great results for the team, our clients, and our business partners.
Melanie is married with a young family and enjoys all the community and social opportunities that living in a regional location has to offer.
Mark joined the Regional Finance Solutions team in December 2020 having had over 37 years’ experience in the finance industry. Mark's previous roles have included retail, business banking, overseas trade and treasury roles. He has worked across the north west of NSW and Canberra. Mark's strengths lie in his attention to detail, administration, management and management support. One of Mark's key roles with the team will be ongoing strategic planning and process improvement for both the back office and the wider broker team. Mark holds a Diploma in Financial Services plus a string of Retail, Business and Agribusiness qualifications that bring a different perspective to the team.
Mark also held a position as Chairman of Directors with Inverell Community Housing along with a number of charitable works in Inverell, married to Leigh (a local girl), he has three grown children and is enjoying living and working in the Inverell area.