Mark Neeb Named CEO of ACA International
2/6/2018 8:00 AM
Neeb to join the ACA team on Monday, February 12, 2018
ACA International, the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals, announces the appointment of Mark Neeb as CEO. Neeb will join the ACA team on Monday, February 12, 2018.
Neeb brings to the association nearly 40 years of corporate strategy experience including 28 years specifically working in the credit and collection industry. He is intimately familiar with ACA International having been a member for many years and serving on the ACA Executive Committee and as ACA President from 2011 to 2012. Neeb is a high-energy executive and entrepreneur that understands the industry and will lead ACA International into the future.
ACA International President Rick Perr said, "After conducting a rigorous search, it was clear to the Board that Mark's leadership and considerable experience in the credit and collection industry combined with his extensive familiarity with our great association made him the outstanding candidate for this position. He has a proven track record of success throughout his career and is a perfect fit to lead our industry."
Neeb currently serves as the President and CEO of neebEDU a debt recovery company he founded in 2014 that exclusively focuses on the education industry.
Previously, Neeb served as the President and CEO of The Affiliated Group (TAG), a company he bought, built and sold over a period of 20 years. The Affiliated Group is a nationally licensed receivables management firm, specializing in all facets of the revenue cycle, receivables recovery and debt portfolio management. In previous positions he served as Audit Manager for Clifton, Larson, Allen CPA's and as the CFO for a large receivables management firm based in Minnesota.
Throughout his career Neeb has been very active in the collections industry, at both the local and national levels. Neeb has chaired numerous national committees including the ACA Healthcare Debt Sales & Collection Services Task Force which developed guidelines for collection agencies and healthcare facilities on best practices on the sale and collection of healthcare debt. From 2002 to 2007, he served as a National Director of ACA International. Neeb also frequently speaks at industry events throughout the country.
Neeb is a Certified Public Accountant having received his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from St. Cloud State Universityand received his Masters of Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas.
ACA International (ACA), the association of credit and collection professionals, is the largest membership organization in the credit and collection industry. Founded in 1939, ACA brings together third-party collection agencies, law firms, asset buying companies, creditors and vendor affiliates, representing tens of thousands of industry professionals. ACA produces a wide variety of products, services and publications, including educational and compliance-related information; and articulates the value of the credit and collection industry to businesses, policymakers and consumers. www.acainternational.org.