Joseph Adams

Joe Adams is the Managing Director at Hampton Pryor Consulting, which services the accounts receivables management industry.

Starting his career as a collector at Financial Collections Agency (FCA), he has over 30 years’ experience in the credit and account receivables management industry. During this span, he has served as the Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer at Collins Financial Services, President of Paragon Way Collections and Senior Vice President of Operations at Asset Management Outsourcing (AMO). On the credit issuing side, Joe has held the positions of Senior Vice President/ Recovery at Citigroup, First Vice President of Vendor Relations Recovery at First USA/ Bank One, and Senior Director of Risk Management for Paymentech Merchant Services. A well-known and respected leader in the collections and recovery profession, Joe is a frequent speaker and forum leader at various industry conferences and seminars, both domestically and internationally.

As long standing member of the ACA, Joe has served on the Ethics, Affiliates and Education Committees and holds the following designations: Credit and Collections Compliance Officer, Trainer Specialist, Professional Collections Specialist, ACA Scholar, ACA Fellow and Certified Instructor.