Advisory Board Emeritus
Steve Crane, CLFP
Steve Crane, CLFP, is an original member of the Leasing News Advisory Board from July 2000 and became an Emeritus Member of the Board in December 2020. He is Executive Vice President and the Sales Manager for BSB Leasing, which is super-broker/syndicator headquartered in Colorado. Steve enjoys working remotely from his home in the San Francisco, East Bay Area.
Prior to joining BSB in September of 2014, Steve was Vice President and Marketing Manager for the Indirect Equipment Financing Group at Bank of the West where he worked for nearly 20 years. He graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and has held positions with numerous companies in his career, including Westinghouse Credit, Ingersoll-Rand Financial, CIT and Taylor Financial.
Steve has been an active volunteer in the Leasing and Financing community over the years, holding various positions, including President and Treasurer of the Certified Leasing and Finance Professional Foundation, board member of the former Eastern Association of Equipment Leasing, and conference chairs for The National Association of Equipment Leasing Brokers and National Equipment Finance Association.
Steve is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys traveling, hiking, running, gardening, and sailing. He and his wife Cheryl have a grandson, Declan, and are looking forward to the arrival of a second grandson in May.
Steve Crane, CLFP
Executive Vice President & Sales Manager
BSB Leasing, Inc.
7800 S. Elati St., #201
Littleton, CO 80120
Steve has been married to his wife Cheryl for 39 years and they have two sons, Ryan and Alex. Ryan is our oldest son, an Engineer for CalFire in Northern California, stationed in Sunol. Alex is an MD in Southern California, and is currently enrolled in a sports medicine fellowship with Kaiser, which will be the focus of his practice going forward.
Son Ryan and fiancé Brooke, daughter-in-law Jess, son Alex, wife Cheryl and Steve
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