The Authors

Meet the Authors of END MEDICAL DEBT

Jerry Ashton

Jerry Ashton — Jerry has more than 40 years of experience in the credit and collections industry. In 1995, to uplift the way debtors are treated, he formed CFO Advisors in New York. His teams serviced a half billion in receivables for Fortune 500 companies. Inspired by Occupy Wall Street’s “Rolling Jubilee” debt forgiveness campaign, he joined with Craig Antico, his CFO partner, to found RIP Medical Debt. Jerry serves as RIP’s Director of Education and Outreach.

Robert GoffRobert Goff — Retired from 40 years in the healthcare industry, Robert E. Goff is a respected consultant in care delivery, organization and financing. His senior leadership roles include hospital administrator, regulator, managed care executive, association executive, educator, and entrepreneur. He developed one of the first for-profit HMOs in New York State. He was the head of the University Physicians Network. Robert is RIP’s founding board member.

Craig AnticoCraig Antico — A financial industry leader in collections, debt buying, outsourcing, and consulting, Craig’s 30-year career features work with IBM, Johnson & Johnson, collection agencies, and medical distributors. An expert in data analytics, he early joined the distressed debt exchange, eDebt. He joined Jerry at CFO Advisors and as a founder of RIP Medical Debt. Craig serves as RIP’s Director of Debt Operations.

Judah Freed — A seasoned journalist and award-winning author, Judah served as the editor, designer and publisher of End Medical Debt through Hoku House.