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Chris McKernan

Vice President - Asset-Based Lending

  • First Business Specialty Finance, LLC
  • subsidiary of First Business Bank
206-274-5308
Chris McKernan

About Chris

Based in Seattle, Chris McKernan is responsible for originating asset-based loans in the Pacific Northwest. Chris comes to First Business Bank's Asset-Based Lending group with nearly 30 years of asset-based and commercial finance experience, including working with Finova Capital, Guaranty Business Credit, LaSalle Business Credit, Marquette Business Credit, and First Capital.

He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Oregon.

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