Martha Ahlers Bio

Martha Ahlers has more than 20 years of commercial leasing and finance experience. She joined United Leasing & Finance in 1996 as an Account Manager. During her tenure at United Leasing & Finance, she has been promoted to Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and currently serves as President of the company.

Ms. Ahlers holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Illinois. She has been involved in numerous civic and professional organizations and currently serves as Chair of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) Board of Directors. An active participant in ELFA, Ahlers has served on the ELFA Board of Directors since 2014. In addition to her current position as ELFA Board Chair, Ahlers is a member of ELFA’s Executive, Nominating, and Personnel Committees. She previously served on the Fair Business Practices Committee. From 2015 to 2016, Ahlers was Chair of LeasePAC, ELFA’s nonpartisan federal political action committee.