Co-founder and Chief Executive OfficerRead bio
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
Dan is responsible for company strategy at Provide, and leads finance and corporate development. After co-founding Provide in a one-bedroom San Francisco apartment (Dan slept on the couch), he built out the company’s lending strategy, securing billions in commitments from bank partners. Prior to Provide, Dan was a renewable energy growth equity investor with New World Capital in New York City. Dan majored in government at Connecticut College and is a proud Minnesotan, avid skier, mountain biker, and surfer.
James Bachmeier III
Co-founder and Chief Operating OfficerRead bio
James Bachmeier III
Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer
James leads revenue and operations for Provide. After founding Provide from a San Francisco apartment, James helped architect the company’s complex lending infrastructure and built a team that has grown annual loan originations from zero to more than $1.1 billion. James is a musician and a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School and played baseball at Hamline University.
Chief Business OfficerRead bio
Chief Business Officer
As Chief Business Officer, Andrew oversees Provide’s day-to-day operations. He joined the company in San Francisco in 2015 as its third employee and has worn numerous hats during his tenure, working alongside Provide’s founders to build the company’s growth, capital markets, product, and business operations infrastructure from the ground up.
Before joining Provide, Andrew spent seven years as a high school and college educator, teaching everything from physics to organizational communication to baseball. He graduated summa cum laude from Hamline University with degrees in mathematics and physics and earned an M.S. in organizational management from Misericordia University. Before entering the real world, Andrew enjoyed a brief and unspectacular career as a professional baseball player. In 2019, Andrew relocated to Columbus, Ohio, where he currently lives with his wife and daughter.
Chief Credit & Operational Risk OfficerRead bio
Chief Credit & Operational Risk Officer
As Chief Credit & Operational Risk Officer, Sean oversees credit, loan operations, construction project management, portfolio monitoring, and compliance. Sean has built his career in healthcare practice finance, including experience lending to emerging management service organizations – along with more traditional small business financing – before joining Provide.At Provide, Sean has built a credit culture responsible for industry-leading performance as the company has grown its portfolio to more than $2.5 billion since originating its first loan in late 2016. Also responsible for building out Provide’s operational headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, Sean was recognized as a 40 Under 40 honoree by Columbus Business First and a top operational leader by Purpose Jobs. Sean is a graduate of Miami University, where he majored in finance, and of The Ohio State University, where he earned a Master of Business Administration.
Chief Revenue OfficerRead bio
Chief Revenue Officer
Chad joined Provide in March 2019 as the company’s Northeast Regional Director of Practice Finance. Leveraging more than 13 years of experience in practice finance, Chad has served in numerous leadership positions for Provide, and in 2022, was elevated to Chief Revenue Officer, a role in which he drives loan origination volume, deposit growth, and fee revenue across multiple teams and channels. Chad earned B.S. degrees in political science and philosophy from Boston University, and lives in New York with his wife and two daughters.
Head of Practice Finance OperationsRead bio
Head of Practice Finance Operations
Pat came to Provide in September 2017 and brings more than a decade of experience in healthcare lending to his role as Head of Practice Finance Operations. Before joining Provide as a Senior Credit Officer, he worked in senior credit roles at both Bank of America Practice Solutions and Huntington National Bank. In March 2019, Pat was elevated to Inside Sales Manager, and then subsequently in 2020 to Director of Practice Finance Operations, in early 2022 to Senior Director of Practice Finance Operations, and in late 2022 to Head of Practice Finance Operations, a role in which he is responsible for supporting loan origination growth and operational efficiency for all Provide business lines while overseeing nationwide teams in inside sales, loan closing, closing operations, and insurance services. Pat is a graduate of Williams College, where he earned a B.S. in history and competed on the varsity football and baseball teams.
Head of TechnologyRead bio
Head of Technology
Chris joined Provide in 2016 as the company’s third software engineer, bringing a passion for technology and more than a decade of software development experience at a diverse range of startups. He played a pivotal role in the initial build-out of the company’s loan origination system and in its ongoing development as Provide scaled to become a leader in practice finance.
Prior to being named Head of Technology in 2023, Chris was elevated to Engineering Manager in 2020 and to Director of Engineering in 2022, increasingly senior leadership roles in which he partnered with the company’s product and design teams to deliver streamlined digital experiences for practice owners and Provide team members alike.
Chris cultivated his love of engineering and technology in his hometown of Silicon Valley before moving in 2015 to Portland, Oregon, where he currently lives with his wife and son.
Head of Marketing & CultureRead bio
Head of Marketing & Culture
Jess joined Provide in June 2021, bringing with her over a decade of B2B and B2C marketing experience. Prior to joining, Jess built and led marketing functions for some of the largest start-ups in Central Ohio. As Head of Marketing & Culture, Jess oversees the development, evolution, and implementation of Provide’s brand strategy across all internal and external touchpoints. Jess lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her two children and two of the furriest huskies ever.
Head of Financial ProductsRead bio
Head of Financial Products
Jill joined Provide in August 2022 with more than a decade of experience in the financial services industry. As Head of Financial Products, she is responsible for driving the expansion of Provide’s suite of innovative product offerings tailored to the financial needs of aspiring and established practice owners.
Prior to joining Provide, Jill served as a partner at Ohio Innovation Fund, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on emerging technology companies in the Midwest. Her banking experience includes several years as a senior underwriter at J.P. Morgan Private Bank and as a risk management examiner with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Jill graduated magna cum laude from Creighton University with a dual degree in economics and Spanish, and earned her master of business administration from The Ohio State University. She lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband and three children.
Head of Data & ProductRead bio
Head of Data & Product
Joseph joined Provide in September 2015 and held numerous positions across the company’s sales, operational, and technology teams before becoming Head of Data & Product in 2023. His growth infrastructure-focused data and product team leads the development of Provide’s proprietary loan application management and origination platform and directs data operations organization-wide. Joseph earned a B.S. in business and marketing education from the University of Minnesota and lives in San Francisco with his wife, Kate.
Senior Director of Healthcare BankingRead bio
Senior Director of Healthcare Banking
Kurt joined Provide in July 2021 as the company's Director of Healthcare Banking, bringing more than 20 years of banking experience to the team. Now Senior Director of Healthcare Banking, Kurt is responsible for the performance, strategy, and operations of Provide's healthcare banking channel, overseeing an industry-leading team of healthcare experts who offer customized banking solutions and personalized support tailored to the financial needs of practice owners. Prior to joining Provide, Kurt spent 14 years in various leadership roles at Fifth Third Bank, most recently as a Small Business Market Leader. Kurt earned a B.S. in business from Eastern Kentucky University and lives in Kentucky with his wife and son.
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