Mike De Vere, CEO of Zest AI, has 20 years of experience transforming organizations large, small, public, and private, and he loves nothing better than figuring out how to use technology to solve strategic business issues. Prior to Zest, Mike was managing director of Nielsen’s global insights business, converting it to a SaaS-based model. Before that, he was president and CEO of Harris Interactive and spent more than a decade in leadership roles at J.D. Power.


Scott Hildenbrand

Piper Sandler

Scott Hildenbrand serves as chief balance sheet strategist and head of the financial strategies group at Piper Sandler, working with […]

Rodney Hood

Rodney Hood

Board Member


Rodney Hood, current board member for the National Credit Union Administration, served as chairman and vice chairman of the NCUA, […]

Charlotte Nemec

President & CEO

Canopy CU

Charlotte Nemec began her career in the credit union industry by landing a job as a human resource specialist after completing her […]

Robert Richman


Robert Richman is a systematic guide to the high-performance workplace and authority on employee culture. Former culture strategist at Zappos, […]

Troy Stang

Troy Stang

President & CEO

GoWest Credit Union Association

Phone: 503.350.2212

Toll-free: 800.995.9064 x212

[email protected]

Troy Stang serves as the President and CEO of the GoWest Credit Union Association  the trade association representing more than […]

Stephanie Teubner

Blue FCU

Stephanie Teubner is a successful credit union and community leader who dedicates her time and talent to the credit union […]

Tyler Valentine

President & CEO

StagePoint FCU

Tyler Valentine is the president and CEO of StagePoint Federal Credit Union, a position he has held since 2008. He […]