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Faculty

Beverly Behan
President
Board Advisor, LLC

Rex Bennett, Ph.D.
President
Achieving Unlimited

Sanford M. Brown
Partner
Alston & Bird LLP

Ric Carey
Director
Peak Performance Consulting

James J. Clarke, Ph.D.
Principal
Clarke Consulting

Scott Deming
Keynote and Motivational Speaker

Geri Forehand
President
Forehand Strategy Group, LLC

Jeffrey C. Gerrish
Consultant/Attorney
Gerrish Smith Tuck, PC

Kelly Goulart
Regulatory Compliance Manager
Independent Bankers Association of Texas

J. Keith Hughey
Management Consultant
J. Keith Hughey Company

Marianne M. Jennings
Emeritus Professor
WP Carey School of Business
Arizona State University

David L. Kemp
President
Bankers Management, Inc.

Edward A. Krei
Independent Bank Consultant

S. Scott MacDonald, Ph.D.
President and CEO
SW Graduate School of Banking (SWGSB) Foundation

Barbara Mackintosh
Executive Director
TalentQuest

Kelly McDonald
President
McDonald Marketing

Greg Meadows
Director of Bank Services
ALX Consulting, Inc.

Karen Neeley
Senior Attorney
Kennedy Sutherland LLP

John Oliver
Principal
Laurel Management Systems, Inc.

Tim Pannell
President and CEO
Financial Marketing Solutions

R. Jay Phillips
Cerfis Group, Inc.

Shannon Phillips, Jr., J.D.
Deputy General Counsel
Independent Bankers Association of Texas

John Podvin, J.D.
Partner
Bieging Shapiro & Barber LLP

Ken Proctor
Managing Director - Southeastern Region
Cadre Strategic Risk Management

Merrill J. Reynolds
President
Bankers Edge

John Rodriguez
Principal Consultant
Table Group Consulting

Harvey Rosenblum, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President & Director of Research
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Jimmy Sawyers
Sawyers & Jacobs, LLC

Philip K. Smith, J.D.
President
Gerrish Smith Tuck, PC

Robert H. Smith
Principal
Robert H. Smith Investments & Consulting

Mary Beth Sullivan
Managing Partner
Capital Performance Group, LLC

Lyle Sussman, Ph.D.
Professor of Management
University of Louisville

Mary White
Partner
WTC Performance Group

Dory A. Wiley
President and CEO
Commerce Street Holdings, LLC

Steve Williams
Principal
Cornerstone Advisors, Inc.

Chris Williston
President and CEO
Independent Bankers Association of Texas

Charles E. Wilson
Principal
Banking Industry Group, Inc.