Trudie M. Safreno, co-founder of Trust Automation, has been its President and Chief Financial Officer for over 25 years providing Trust Automation with certification for Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB), and currently serves on the board of directors. During this period, she was instrumental in implementing two major, corporate-wide, management resource planning programs and is the company liaison in the operation of the enterprise software. Prior to her years at Trust Automation, she was a member of an international management advisory and educational consulting firm, and subsequently managed three private business colleges’ financial aid programs. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business with a concentration in Finance from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Trudie serves as treasurer for the Foundation for the Performing Arts Center SLO, Pacific Quarter Horse Association and the San Luis Obispo County Quarter Horse Association.