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We found the most captivating leaders, organized them, and set them loose on the consumer finance industry’s most flummoxing problems. The result? Filene's renowned i3 (Ideas, Innovation, Implementation) program.

2020

Lynette Cupps
Lynette Cupps
SVP Growth and Innovation
Brad Darling
Brad Darling
VP of Product Management
Jill Edsall
Jill Edsall
Director of Learning & Talent Development
Shawn Gygi
Shawn Gygi
Director of Financial Management
Paul Hinrichsen
Paul Hinrichsen
Product Manager
Mai-Linh Hoang
Ami Iceman-Haueter
Ami Iceman-Haueter
VP of Research and Digital Experience
Lauren Jones
Lauren Jones
Innovation Coordinator
Todd Kern
Todd Kern
Chief Marketing Officer
Anne Kirksey
Anne Kirksey
Marketing Manager
Sara Kraft
Sara Kraft
Manager of Commercial Services & Commercial Credit
Ben Maxim
Ben Maxim
VP of Digital Strategy & Innovation
Evan Mulcahy
Evan Mulcahy
Director of Innovation
Gana Narayan
Gana Narayan
Digital Payments Product Manager
John Nichols
John Nichols
Senior Vice President of Marketing
Hazelmae Overturf
Hazelmae Overturf
Product Owner
Shanda Reaves
Gabriel Reyes-Oropeza
Gabriel Reyes-Oropeza
Business Analytics Consultant
Jeffrey Staw
Jeffrey Staw
Chief Innovation Officer
Randy Stolp
Randy Stolp
Chief Information Officer
Theresa Tschumperlin
Theresa Tschumperlin
Chief Operating Officer
Martin Walker
Martin Walker
Vice President
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2019

Joe Agostinelli
Joe Agostinelli
Senior Director of Market Research
Kirun Amiri
Kirun Amiri
VP, Head of IT Infrastructure Risk & Transition Management
Rudy Arceo II
Rudy Arceo II
VP of HR Development and Training
Sarah Brenner
Sarah Brenner
Consultant
Marisa Conley
Marisa Conley
Vice President of Retail Management
Lindsey DeBartelo
Lindsey DeBartelo
Chief Operating Officer
Jerry Eichhorst
Jerry Eichhorst
Digital Experience Executive
Kyle Gallacher-Turner
Kyle Gallacher-Turner
Enterprise Solutions & Development Manager
Saeed Goraya
Saeed Goraya
VP of Strategic Member Engagement
Tucoemas Federal Credit Union
Eric Gubka
Eric Gubka
Training Manager
Jim Hossfeld
Jim Hossfeld
Manager, Membership Development
Michelle James
Michelle James
Vice President of Digital Transformation
Lauren Kessler
Lauren Kessler
Senior Manager, Digital Banking Strategy & Analytics
Jake Kiker
Jake Kiker
Shareholder/Partner
Annie Lepper
Annie Lepper
Vice President of Operations
Erin Malekadeli
Erin Malekadeli
Innovation Strategist
Matthew Metzger
Matthew Metzger
Technology Solutions Manager
Briana Mickelson
Briana Mickelson
Vice President, Member Experience
Elizabeth Seelbach
Elizabeth Seelbach
Director of Marketing and Digital Channels
Mark Volz
Mark Volz
Relationship Development Manager
Justin Weiler
Justin Weiler
Manager, Member Experience & Retention
Jason Witt
Jason Witt
Chief Strategy Officer
Wilson Wizalamu
Wilson Wizalamu
Head of Secretariat
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2018

Ben Bauer
Ben Bauer
VP of Awesomeness (Marketing)
Colleen Boccia
Colleen Boccia
SVP Chief Marketing Officer
Kathy Chicas
Kathy Chicas
Chief Operating Officer
Nicole DeAngelis
Nicole DeAngelis
AVP, Retail Banking
Mallory Dimitruk
Mallory Dimitruk
Vice President Default Managment
Dohnia Dorman
Dohnia Dorman
Portfolio Manager, Enterprise Agility
Aoife Dowling
Aoife Dowling
Director of Digital Banking Solutions
Lesia Gojan Klein
Lesia Gojan Klein
Branch Manager
Brad Hickey
Brad Hickey
Manager, Application Development
Paul Jockisch
Paul Jockisch
Chief Financial Officer
Chad Knott
Chad Knott
Vice President Payments Strategy and Implementation
Andrew Martin
Andrew Martin
Mortgage Sales Director
Jorge Ortiz
Jorge Ortiz
Sales Consultant
Brian Sharapata
Brian Sharapata
Senior Enterprise Product Manager
Josh Smith
Josh Smith
VP, School and Community Relations
Diane Sokolik
Diane Sokolik
VP Consumer Lending
Aubrey Ward
Aubrey Ward
Associate Manager, Learning Solutions Success
Tobi Weingart
Tobi Weingart
Education Program Manager
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2017

David Bremner
David Bremner
Core Systems Manager
Adam Christensen
Adam Christensen
Associate Vice President, Procurement & Corporate Strategy
Christine Cordell
Christine Cordell
SVP of Organizational Effectiveness
J-J  de Roover
J-J de Roover
Senior Product Manager, Debit/Prepaid
Megan Freshour
Megan Freshour
Incubator Manager
Filene Research Institute
Bijal Gami
Bijal Gami
Vice President of Payments
Ben Greiving
Ben Greiving
General Counsel and Chief of Staff
Jillian Hansen
Jillian Hansen
Accountant
K.R. Staples & Co., Inc.
Steve Hildebrand
Steve Hildebrand
SVP Marketing
Patrick Livingston
Patrick Livingston
VP Loan Operations
Holly Martindale
Holly Martindale
Business Innovation Manager
Doug Robinson
Doug Robinson
Director of Innovation & Strategy
Jennifer Statham
Jennifer Statham
SVP/Chief Brand Technologist
Ryan Wing
Ryan Wing
Director, Information, Technology, & Facilities
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2016

Michael Atkinson
Michael Atkinson
Senior Vice President, Member Experience & Advice
Nicole Bowen
Nicole Bowen
Chief Information Officer
David Cic
David Cic
Chief Financial Officer
Lauren Culp
Lauren Culp
Publisher & CEO
Chris Cummins
Chris Cummins
VP Virtual Service Delivery
Jeremy Daggs
Jeremy Daggs
VP of Marketing & Training
Tiffany Halfon
Tiffany Halfon
Executive Director, Smart Financial Foundation
Justin Kautz
Justin Kautz
VP of Accounting and Finance
Tara McQuillen
Tara McQuillen
Chief Marketing & Experience Officer
Michael Mikkelson
Michael Mikkelson
Design Catalog Administrator - Consultant
Josh Sidell
Josh Sidell
Director of Member Experience
Gabe Ulloa
Gabe Ulloa
Marketing Manager
Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital
Melissa Vigil
Melissa Vigil
Chief Operating Officer
Kelly Wagner-Grull
Kelly Wagner-Grull
TitleDirector of Member Experience, Innovation and Digital Services
Polina Yakusheva
Polina Yakusheva
Senior Manager Customer Journey Marketing
Charles Schwab
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2015

Chris Court
Chris Court
Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer
Laura Eblen
Laura Eblen
VP Member Engagement & Government Affairs
Danielle Frawley
Danielle Frawley
Chief Lending Officer/ VP Lending
Fort Community Credit Union
Amy Fuller
Amy Fuller
SVP Strategic Development
Ben Hering
Ben Hering
Director of Engagement
Ericka Hewitt
Ericka Hewitt
VP, Strategic Planning & Member/Client Experience
Kyndle Huey
Kyndle Huey
VP, Corporate Communications Business Partner
Brice Mindrum
Brice Mindrum
Vice President, Digital
Martin Reed
Martin Reed
VP, Marketing & Research
Robbie Roberson
Robbie Roberson
CEO & Principal Consultant
Steve Schmidle
Steve Schmidle
Chief Financial Officer
Westerra Credit Union
Blake Woods
Blake Woods
Advisor, Credit Unions
TransUnion LLC
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2014

Christopher Danvers
Christopher Danvers
Senior Manager, Product Development & Card Strategy
Q2
Bret Davis
Bret Davis
Senior Vice President of Information Technology
Jason Deitz
Larry Flory
Larry Flory
Chief Information Officer
Steve Fukumoto
Steve Fukumoto
VP, Operational Risk Management
Ericka Gorman
Ericka Gorman
SVP/Chief Lending Officer
Chad LaFlash
Chad LaFlash
AVP Research & Product Strategy
Jason Lindstrom
Jason Lindstrom
President/CEO
Jennifer Meyers
Jennifer Meyers
Chief Financial Officer
Rebekah Monroe
Rebekah Monroe
Vice President of Marketing & Product Development
Melina Palmer
Melina Palmer
Founder & CEO
Aaron Palmer
Aaron Palmer
Chief Revenue Officer
Brooke Rogers
Brooke Rogers
VP, Member Call Centers
Matthew Schewe
Matthew Schewe
Digital Experience Manager
Andy Sulentic
Andy Sulentic
Branch Manager
Tammy Williams
Tammy Williams
VP Business Development
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2013

Laurie Butz
Laurie Butz
President & CEO
Scott Coe
Scott Coe
Executive Director
Douglas Ebner
Douglas Ebner
Vice President, Strategy & Innovation
Jeremy Hayes
Jeremy Hayes
Senior Finance Manager
Rob Lefkowicz
Rob Lefkowicz
VP of Mortgage Lending
Evelyn Royer
Evelyn Royer
Vice President, Operations
Purdue Federal Credit Union
Serese Selanders
Serese Selanders
Founder & CEO
Kasiel Solutions Inc. (ORA)
Jennifer Sider
Jennifer Sider
Director, Marketing and Development
Matt Vance
Matt Vance
VP, Marketing and Product Development
Salal Credit Union
Suzanne Weinstein
Suzanne Weinstein
CEO
Orlando Federal Credit Union
Jennifer Wolfe
Jennifer Wolfe
Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives
Brett Wooden
Brett Wooden
SVP of Innovation
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2012

Brad Barnes
Brad Barnes
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Air Academy Federal Credit Union
Kayce Bell
Kayce Bell
Chief Advocacy & Risk Officer
Marquis Boochee
Marquis Boochee
Vice President of Strategic Alliances
Danielle Brehmer
Danielle Brehmer
CoFounder
DO:Better
Cindy Brucato
Cindy Brucato
Digital Banking Product Manager
Taylor Carstens
Taylor Carstens
Account Executive - Credit Union Vertical
Robert Christiansen
Robert Christiansen
Senior Vice President Retail Banking
Andrew Downin
Andrew Downin
Chief Marketing & Digital Officer
Damian Jakubczyk
Damian Jakubczyk
VP Digital Innovation
David Klavitter
David Klavitter
Chief Marketing Officer
Andrea Mosher
Andrea Mosher
SVP, Lending Solutions
Lake Trust Credit Union
Michael Salerno
Michael Salerno
Director of Digital Operations
Andrew Spirrison
Andrew Spirrison
Vice President Of Retail Delivery
FORUM Credit Union
Denise Wymore
Denise Wymore
Marketing Manager
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2011

Dana Clark
Dana Clark
Vice President, Lending
Betsy Guerrero
Betsy Guerrero
Chief Financial Officer
Jean Hughes
Jean Hughes
Chief Administrative Officer
Josh McAfee
Josh McAfee
Credit Union Advisor
Callahan & Associates
Michelle Merkley
Michelle Merkley
AVP Employee Relations & Development
Sandra Sagehorn-Elliott
Sandra Sagehorn-Elliott
President & CEO
Soma Sarkar
Soma Sarkar
Executive Vice President/COO
James Simon
James Simon
Chief Credit & Administrative Officer
Joline Soedarjatno
Joline Soedarjatno
Director of Corporate Relations
Michael Spink
Michael Spink
SVP, Research + Development
Ray Springsteen
Ray Springsteen
President/CEO
Fort Knox FCU
Jason Werts
Jason Werts
President & CEO
Linda Young
Linda Young
Research and Planning Consultant
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2010

David Birky
David Birky
EVP Chief Strategy Officer
Robert Chavez
Robert Chavez
President/CEO
Sandia Laboratory FCU
Chris Chippindale
Chris Chippindale
SVP, Northern Operations
Lousie Delaney
Lousie Delaney
Salmon Arm Savings and Credit Union
Paul Farmer
Paul Farmer
Director of Continuous Improvement
Lauren Fogarty
Lauren Fogarty
Chief Digital Strategies Officer
Carlene Frimer
Carlene Frimer
Advice & Service Project Manager
Michael Hostetler
Michael Hostetler
VP, Marketing
Shannon Hout
Shannon Hout
Marketing Manger
Kathy Martin
Kathy Martin
Senior Vice President Development & Support
C. J. Meyers
C. J. Meyers
Senior Vice President/CFO
Lisa Palma
Lisa Palma
Chief Experience Officer
C. J. Presto
C. J. Presto
Chief Financial Officer
Baxter Credit Union
Nick Talley
Nick Talley
Pre-Med Student
Corina Watts
Derrik Wynkoop
Derrik Wynkoop
President & CEO
Walden Savings Bank
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2009

Shelly Berryman
Shelly Berryman
VP Board & Committee Relations
Corey Bowes
Corey Bowes
Commercial Account Manager
Dawn Collins
Dawn Collins
Project Manager/Loan Officer
Julie Cosgrove
Julie Cosgrove
Chief Talent Officer
Mark Coudriet
Mark Coudriet
VP of IT Infrastructure & Security
Paul Ebisch
Paul Ebisch
Jackie Edwards
Jackie Edwards
Director of Marketing (Lead Generation for IT Services)
RMM Solutions Inc.
Sharon Gaugler
Sharon Gaugler
Chief Lending Officer
Josette Gauthier
Josette Gauthier
Senior Vice-President Human Resources
Jane Kennedy
Jane Kennedy
Senior Analyst Advisor
Mike Kenzie
Mike Kenzie
Chief Information Officer
Paul Kirkbride
Paul Kirkbride
Chief Operating Officer
Toni Montgomery
Toni Montgomery
Community Relations Manager
Chris Phillips
Chris Phillips
Creator and Owner
SOLVR Group
Lisa Randall
Lisa Randall
Chief Operating Officer
Domenic Vinci
Domenic Vinci
Head of Strategic Alliance
Alison Wolf
Alison Wolf
Director of Operational Sales Strategy
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2008

Jenny Casselman
Jenny Casselman
Deputy Director for Department of Employment
Jeanne Denton
Jeanne Denton
Founder and CEO
Learn and Thrive Co
Eric Dillon
Eric Dillon
Chief Executive Officer
Linda Garboczi
Linda Garboczi
Training Teacher
IMPROVement
C. J. Meyers
C. J. Meyers
Senior Vice President/CFO
Bob Morgan
Bob Morgan
CEO
Kelley Parks
Kelley Parks
Creative Catalyst, Owner
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Jon Reske
Jon Reske
Vice President of Marketing
Brandon Riechers
Brandon Riechers
President and CEO
Charlie Roberts
Charlie Roberts
Senior Vice President & CIO
Ginger Salt
Ginger Salt
Chief Experience Officer
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2007

C. Lee Brice
C. Lee Brice
Senior Vice President, Strategic Direction and Operations
Mary Dolan
Mary Dolan
Sales and Service Development Coordinator
Mike Fletcher
Mike Fletcher
Chief Operating Officer
Mark Forsyth
Mark Forsyth
National Institutes of Health FCU
Tammy Gallegos
Tammy Gallegos
EVP Chief Strategic Engagement Officer
Blake Griffin
Blake Griffin
Technical Trainer
Camber Corporation
Caroline Redmann
Caroline Redmann
President & CEO
Rebecca Secor
Rebecca Secor
Chief Experience Officer
Trish Shermot
Trish Shermot
Director Of Government Affairs & Regional Urban Development Officer
Shari Storm
Shari Storm
CEO
Category 6 Consulting
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2006

Tom Anonson
Tom Anonson
Executive Vice President
Thomas Bowen
Thomas Bowen
Director of Member Relations
Musette Bracher
Musette Bracher
Licensed Realtor
Dave Brooke
Dave Brooke
President & CEO
Susan Brooks
Susan Brooks
SVP Contact Center
Kathryn Davis
Kathryn Davis
President & CEO
Kathleen Emery
Kathleen Emery
Strategic Business Advisor
David Faleski
David Faleski
Chief Technology Officer
Steve Fifield
Steve Fifield
VP, Corporate Development
Robert Folsom
Robert Folsom
AVP ATM Services
Mark Forsyth
Mark Forsyth
National Institutes of Health FCU
Lori Hall
Lori Hall
SVP of Marketing and Operations
Kevin Johns
Kevin Johns
Vice President, Sales & Services
Lydia Johnson
Lydia Johnson
General Manager and CEO
Steve Koenen
Steve Koenen
President & CEO
Karin Kovalovsky
Karin Kovalovsky
Chief Marketing Officer
Todd Marksberry
Todd Marksberry
President & CEO
Tim Mislansky
Tim Mislansky
President & CEO
Scott Moriarty
Scott Moriarty
Founder & CEO
Mountain View Advisors, LLC
Nan Morrow
Nan Morrow
Senior Vice President Marketing
David Snodgrass
David Snodgrass
President and CEO
Troy Stang
Troy Stang
President/CEO
Jean Theis
Jean Theis
Chief Relationship Officer
Kim Vu
Kim Vu
Vice President, Environment Social Governance
Charlie White
Charlie White
Entrepreneur and Principal Partner, COO
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2005

Linda Armyn
Linda Armyn
SVP - Corporate Affairs
Lesley Carrell
Lesley Carrell
Senior Vice President, Marketing
Danielle Chatfield
Danielle Chatfield
Vice President/Controller
First City Bank
Bob Falk
Bob Falk
President/CEO
Michael Murphy
Michael Murphy
Executive VP/COO
Motorola Employees Credit Union
David Pope
David Pope
SVP Technology Services
Tansley Stearns
Tansley Stearns
Chief People and Strategy Officer
Canvas Credit Union
Darin Woinarowicz
Darin Woinarowicz
President/CEO
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2004

Eric Acree
Eric Acree
President, CEO
Thomas Boos
Thomas Boos
President/CEO
Linda Brown
Linda Brown
Chief Administrative Officer
Geri Dillingham-LaChance
Geri Dillingham-LaChance
President/CEO
Teresa Freeborn
Laida Garcia
Laida Garcia
President/CEO
floridacentral Credit Union
Elizabeth Hayes
Elizabeth Hayes
President/CEO
Infinity FCU
Mary Ann Hughes Butts
Mary Ann Hughes Butts
Adjunct Faculty
College of Southern Nevada
Francis James
Francis James
Executive Vice President
Todd Lindemann
Todd Lindemann
SVP Payments
Crystal Long
Crystal Long
President/CEO
GECU of El Paso
Ben Morales
Ben Morales
Chief Technology & Operations Officer
Jeff Russell
Jeff Russell
President, CEO
Delta Dental
Barry Shaner
Barry Shaner
President/CEO
Directions Credit Union
Susan Siegel
Susan Siegel
Senior Vice President, Marketing and Branch Operations
Phil Smith
Phil Smith
Chief Operating Officer
Credit Union of Colorado
Richard Syme
Richard Syme
VP e Services
America First Federal Credit Union
Doug True
Doug True
CEO
FORUM Credit Union
Jeff York
Jeff York
President/CEO
CoastHills Federal Credit Union
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