ESCA Members

ESCA is a reflection of the companies and advisors it represents. Since 1998, our membership has grown to over 70 advisors and more than 180 companies representing over 220,000 employee-owners across the United States. Members share our commitment to ensuring that no harm comes to S ESOPs as a result of intentional or unintended federal policy actions and supporting legislative initiatives to spur the creation of more employee-owned companies.

Our S ESOP companies engage in a broad spectrum of business activities and come in all sizes – from 25 to 22,000+ employee-owners – all have one thing in common: The commitment to advocating for S ESOPs. Please click Join ESCA for more information on ESCA company membership.

ESCA’s professional members are made up of practitioners in the S ESOP space including attorneys, academics, financial advisors, and more.

Kim Abello

Wells Fargo

Richard Acheson

BSI, Inc.

Scott Adamson

Arent Fox

Cara Benningfield

FORVIS

Elyse Bluth

Kroll

Wallace Brockhoff

Polsinelli

Greg Brown

Polsinelli

Chris Buch

Polsinelli

Mark Buchanan

Macquarie Capital

Stanley Bulua

Polsinelli

Regina Carls

J.P. Morgan

Patrick DeCraene

GreatBanc Trust

Caroline Donlin

BMO Harris Bank

Spencer Duvall

Lockton Companies

Aziz El-Tahch

Stout

Angela Fisher

FORVIS

Greg Fresh

Chartwell

Dawn Goestenkors

TI-Trust, Inc.

Laurence Goldberg

ESOP Law Group

Brett Gray

Commerce Bank

Robert Grossman

Polsinelli

Brian A. Ippensen

TI-Trust, Inc.

Christel Jimenez

Principal

Mary Josephs

Verit Advisors

Alan Kandel

Husch Blackwell

Matt Keene

Chartwell

Tina Langlois

Chartwell

Renee Lewis

Holland & Knight

Kirk Lindemann

Eide Bailly

Adrian Loud

Censeo Advisors

Dan Markowitz

Boulay Group

Grant McCorkhill

Holland & Knight

Patrick McGrath

Morgan Stanley

John Menke

The Menke Group

William Merten

Winston & Strawn

Jason Miller

Bank of America

John Miscione

Kroll

Scott Morrisson

Krieg DeVault LLP

Alexander Mounts

Krieg DeVault LLP

John O’Brien

ComStock Advisors

Lee Palmer

Wells Fargo

Jeremy Pelphrey

Faegre Drinker

Brian Pinheiro

Ballard Spahr LLP

Marcus Piquet

Ambrose Advisors

Sean Power

Polsinelli

Thomas Roback, Jr.

Blue Ridge ESOP Associates

Ginny Saloom

PNC

Susan Schaefer

Winston & Strawn

Amy Schuster

PNC Bank

Christopher Staloch

Chartwell

Steve Suckow

BMO Harris Bank

Alan Taylor

FORVIS

Kevin Trieber

Bank of America

Leah Turnbull

BMO Harris Bank

Jeff Turner

Commerce Bank

Sean Vaughn

Wells Fargo

David Whaley

Thompson Hine LLP

Allison Wilkerson

McDermott Will & Emery

Julie Williams

PNC

Eric Zaiman

JP Morgan Chase

Jamie Zveitel Kwiatek

Polsinelli