The Porter Team

Meet the Porter Team

Porter Capital provides flexible funding, exceptional customer service, and our team operates with speed and efficiency in everything we do.  We support our clients nationwide and strive to exceed their expectations. The majority of our team works at our Corporate Headquarters in Birmingham, Alabama and we also have offices in Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Michigan and Minnesota. The team members listed work at HQ unless specified.


Marc Porter
Marc PorterChief Executive Officer
“Businesses need working capital to grow. Even with great ideas, a bright future and staying power, companies need funding to bridge the gap.”
Scott Romanowski
Scott Romanowski SVP, Chief Financial Officer
Scott has been with Porter Capital for more than 15 years. He works with Marc and Kate to oversee Porter’s financial and operational health.
Kate Smith
Kate SmithSVP, Chief Operating Officer
“I enjoy what I do because every day is varied and it’s a great feeling knowing that I am helping businesses grow and be successful.”
John Cox Miller
John Cox MillerSVP, National Sales Manager
John Cox is Porter Capital’s National Sales Manager. He has been with Porter Capital for over 9 years and previously served as the head of our credit division.
Michelle Milhoan
Michelle MilhoanVP, Marketing
“Porter Capital is growing and I’m excited to be part of an energized and focused team, helping businesses expand and be successful.”


Andy Dillard
Andy DillardSVP, Business Development Officer, Georgia Office
“Porter Capital is a company our clients can trust. My clients know that I stand by my word and I do what I say I will do.”
Tanya Fontenot
Tanya FontenotBusiness Development Officer, Louisiana Office
“There is something truly beautiful about knowing that you played a small part in helping another person’s dreams become reality or that you helped alleviate some of the worries that keep them up at night. I am thankful that Porter Capital allows me to play a small part in a big way.”
Bjorn Peterson
Bjorn PetersonBusiness Development Officer, Minnesota Office
“I love working in this industry because I have the ability to make a positive difference in the quality of business owners’ lives.”
Bob Reagan
Bob ReaganSVP, Business Development Officer, Florida Office
“It’s about helping companies eliminate a primary barrier to growth, the lack of working capital. To the degree we can do that we have made a difference.”
Karen Small
Karen SmallSVP, Business Development Officer, Michigan Office
Karen has over 30 years of experience in financial services, with 18 of those years exclusively focused on business funding. She represents Porter Capital in the Northeast and Midwest regions of the United States.

Analytics & Underwriting

Ashley Foti, CAEF
Ashley Foti, CAEFSenior Credit Underwriter, Florida Office
“I’ve always loved working with numbers, and at Porter Capital, I get to combine that passion with helping businesses succeed!”
Blayne Hyatt
Blayne HyattData Analyst
Blayne is Porter Capital’s Data Analyst. He has been with Porter Capital for 5 years and previously served on the Account Management team.