SilverLeaf Financial founder and CEO Dwight Shane Baldwin launched the Salt Lake City, Utah-based company in 2007. Since then, Baldwin has led his company to become a leader in the prompt monetization industry. SilverLeaf Financial is a private equity firm that purchases pools of performing and non-performing loan pools from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC); upon purchasing the loans, SilverLeaf Financial converts them into legal tender. Dwight Shane Baldwin also founded SilverLeaf Mortgage and SilverLeaf Real Estate. Before launching SilverLeaf Financial, Dwight Shane Baldwin collaborated with Merrill Lynch for more than three years, where he was responsible for client acquisitions and business expansion. Baldwin's efforts totaled nearly $600 million during his time with Merrill Lynch. Outside of his professional responsibilities, Dwight Shane Baldwin supports a number of charities and nonprofit organizations. Baldwin is a Board Member of the National Shaken Baby Foundation and the Northern Utah Chapter of the American Red Cross, and is also a member of the National Exchange Club, a collection of groups around the country that campaign on behalf of social causes. Dwight Shane Baldwin currently resides in Centerville, Utah, with his wife and two sons. To find out more about Dwight Shane Baldwin and his company, visit


SilverLeaf Financial, Board Member for the National Shaken Baby Foundation, Board Member for the Northern Utah Chapter of the American Red Cross, Member of the National Exchange Club, Former President of Toastmasters

Work History

Work History
Jan 2007 - Present

CEO/ Founder

SilverLeaf Financial

Head quartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, SilverLeaf Financial is a private equity firm that focuses on purchasing pools of performing and non-performing, 1st deed of trust loan pools from the FDIC for the purpose of prompt monetization. Shane is an entrepreneurial visionary. His ambition, determination, and self-belief have propelled him into becoming the driving force behind SilverLeaf Financial. Shane brings to SilverLeaf a refined skill set, achieved through success and diversity amidst a unique array of business ventures. Shane prides himself on attention to detail, an unyielding work ethic, and a burning desire to create a win/win for all those he comes in contact with.



Brigham Young University-Hawaii

Purchased franchise rights for the state of Hawaii. Opened first store in Laie, HI. Managed business while in school at BYU-Hawaii. Sold franchise rights prior to wrapping up my schooling.