David is the founder and managing member of David L. Osburn & Associates LLC, a Las Vegas-based business training and contract CFO firm that provides seminar/keynote speeches for various groups including CPAs, bankers, attorneys, credit union employees, credit managers, trade groups, and businessowners. He also serves as a contract CFO for a large multi-state construction company, co-manages a bank educational program with the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and is a board member of North Star Business Services, a commercial lending company (commercial real estate and equipment financing).
His extensive professional background encompasses over 25 years in banking, finance, and marketing. His bank commercial lending credentials include comprehensive loan underwriting, management, customer development, and loan workout experience.
In addition, David is an Adjunct Professor for Regis University, an accredited MBA program and the College of Southern Nevada, a community college. He has taught college courses for over 24 years, covering Finance, Accounting, Economics, Marketing, Banking, Business Law, and Management.
He earned an MBA in Finance/Marketing from Utah State University and a BS in Finance from Brigham Young University. He is also a graduate of the University of Oklahoma National Commercial Lending School.
VII. The Role of the Business Owner/Guarantor as a Leader
a) Leadership vs. Managership
b) Image of Business Owner/Guarantor in Company
c) Image of Business Owner/Guarantor in Community
d) Image of Business Owner/Guarantor in the “eyes” of
VIII. The Business Owner/Guarantor’s “Human Side” including Management Skill Set a) Is the Owner/Guarantor a “people” person? b) Does the Owner/Guarantor manage from “ intimidation” or from the perspective of a “vision”? c) Does the Owner/Guarantor value both a “safe” and “ productive” work environment?