Coast Professional Celebrates Veterans Day with Special Thanks

WEST MONROE, LOUISIANA (November 11, 2016) - Coast Professional, Inc. (Coast) celebrates its more than thirty-three (33) Veterans in its offices in West Monroe, LA, Geneseo, NY, and Rochester, NY.  Each Veteran arrived on Friday morning greeted by patriotic balloons and gift bags at their desks, which included a personalized thank you card, a gift card to a local restaurant, and a specially designed Coast T-Shirt which states, “Coast Thanks You for Your Service.”  These team members were also recognized in the weekly company meeting by Coast President, Roxanne Baker, who thanked them for their service, “We appreciate the sacrifices you and your families made to serve our country.  Your dedication and service are valued by each of us and we applaud you. As the mother to a Veteran, I understand what you have given,” Coast employees applauded while the Veterans stood for the recognition.     

CEO and Co-Chairman of the Board, Brian Davis, commented, “These professional women and men are the backbone of our community, of Coast, and of their families and we commend them for their commitment to protect our Nation.”

Everett Stagg, Coast CFO and Co-Chairman and Navy Veteran, echoed their sentiments, “It is important that we honor the devotion and allegiance of each of our Veterans on this day and all others.   Their courage and loyalty do not go unnoticed and we appreciate your pledge to protect our freedom.”   

Coast currently employs 418 employees across its three locations.   Photos from each office are included below (total of 3 photographs): 


West Monroe, LA Office:

Top left to right: Christopher McNeal, Athena Greenhouse, J'Andrea Davis, Carmelita Spikes.  Bottom left to right: Laroya Dickens, Tiffany Sanders, Cody Sasser.  Missing from photograph: Everett Stagg,  Ryheem Lumpkins



Geneseo, NY Office:

L-R: David Trubic, Tyler Bush, David Ford, Carl Baker, Eugene Lundfelt, Timothy Schultz, Abigail Sick, Jamie Alford, Amanda Blair, Brandon Mobley Taylor,  Missing from photograph:  Brandon Paddock, Jody Johnston, Samuel Lucas

Rochester/Henrietta, NY Office:

L-R: David Moranski, Nathaniel Poole, Jacqueline Crary, Joanna Groth, Michael Klinkbeil, LaRosa Gibson, Amanda Curtiss, Tyler Feinman, Hector Lopez


About Coast Professional, Inc.:

Coast Professional, Inc. is an accounts receivable management company, dedicated to the respectful and ethical collection of higher education and government debt. Coast provides professional collection services to over 200 campus based colleges and universities, guaranty agencies, and government clients. Coast is a five time honoree on the Inc. 5000 list for American’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies provided by Inc. Magazine and has been recognized for the third consecutive year as one of the “Best Places to Work In Collections 2016” by and Best Companies Group. Since 1976, Coast has worked closely with clients to increase recoveries by assisting consumers in resolving their financial obligations. Coast’s success is exemplified by exceptional recoveries, superior service, and dedication to the highest levels of compliance.