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Greg Mazza

Former Head of Innovation, Development and Governance

Met Life

Chris Hart

Co-Founder & CEO

Levvel

Brian Pope

Managing Director

Barings

Tariq Bokhari

Executive Director

Carolina Fintech Hub

Doug Lebda

Founder & CEO

Lending Tree

Keith Luedeman

Founder

Good Mortgage

Chris McKee

Chairman

Profit Insight

Angel Rutledge

Executive Advisor

SignUpGenius

Lenore Vassil

Founder

The Torch

Chris Boggiano

Co-Founder

VersaMe

Reda Chouffani

Co-Founder & Vice President

Biz Technology Solutions

Louis Foreman

Founder

Edison Nation

Josh Brant

President & CEO

Allegiance Merchange Services

Matt Ribbens

Managing Director

BB&T Ventures

Zoran Stanisljevic

Assistant Director

Ernst & Young

Chris Siemasko

Chief Product Officer

Zenomics

JP Nichols

Managing Director

Fintech Forge

Matt Wackerhagen

Senior Innovation Consultant

TIAA

Jorge Ruiz M.

Founder & CEO

FinConecta

Ken Sommer

COO & Chief Risk Officer

PayPal

Greg Lloyd

Senior Director of Payments Practice

Levvel

Lorraine Fischer

Senior Manager, Debit & Network Practice Lead

NTT DATA Services

Debbie Bartoo

Senior Innovation Strategist

PSCU

Sarah Cray

Senior Business Consultant

LPL Financial

Nakeita Norman

Assistant Vice President

LPL Financial

Chad Meyer

President

HedgeACT

Sean Fitzgerald

Founder & CEO

Strabble, LLC

Pete Roney

Co-Founder

Tier X Group

Shari Chiara

Program Manager of Developer Ecosystem & Startups

IBM

Ken Mathis

Former Payments Industry Leader

North Highland

Ben Dominitz

Chief Executive Officer

Vistage International

Dan Comisar

Strategy & Growth Officer

BrightDime

Matthew Clewis

Digital Sales Manager, Home Loans

Bank of America

Bill Whitley

President

Mindblazer

Lucas Timberlake

Partner

Fintech Ventures Fund

David Jones

General Partner

Bull City Venture Partners

David Gilroy

Co Founder & Managing Director

Scale Finance

Doug Nelson

Senior Associate

Long Ridge Equity Partners

Michael Baumstein

Managing Director, Alternative Investments

Barings

Ryan Teksten

Founder & Managing Director

Tabard Venture Capital

Timothy Bhatt

Chief Technology Officer

Moody's Investors Service

Mike Saurbaugh

Director of Technical Alliances

COFENSE

Srinivasan Vanamali

Principal

Olympus Infotech

William Bissett

Certified Financial Planner

Secrest Blakely & Associates

Devin Rader

Director of Developer Evangelism

Twilio

Selwyn Halbertsma

Director of Business Consulting

Synechron

Tom Joseph

Principal

Grant Thornton

Adam Hill

Director of Operations

Lucid

Jay Bendis

President

Transfer Technology Consultants

Gerard Lang

Vice President of Product Management

SPX FLOW

Kristopher Smith

Head of Strategic Ventures

Legg Mason

Mike Weich

Project Manager, Development

NextEra Energy Resources

Scott Dam

Senior Director

Z&A Inc.

Ginny Coffey

Former Senior Vice President of Strategic Deals & Proposal

Bank of America

Dave Cosper

Former Chief Finance Officer

Sonic Automotive

John Thacker

Advisor

SignatureFD

Jonathan Shieber

Senior Editor

TechCrunch

Jenni Walker

President & Co-Owner

Walker PR Group

Juan Garzon

Founder, Branding Strategist

The Garzon Company

Louis Calabrese

Vice President of Marketing & Communications

LPL Financial

Bermon Painter

Innovation & Strategy Lead

EY Wavespace

Ames Flynn

Executive Vice President of Shared Services

Extended Stay America

Steve Stemmer

Director of IT

Paymentus

Addy Kapur

Founder & CEO

TimeTap

Matthew Tyndall

Partner & Head of Production

Priceless Miscellaneous

Josh Street

Director of Architecture & Strategy

AmWINS Group

Ward Thompson

Digital Project Manager

Maximus

Ryan Greenway

Senior Vice President of Data Science

Bank of America

Jonah Crane

Senior Advisor

RegTech Lab

Ted Claypoole

Partner

Womble Bond Dickinson

Chad Thorson

Partner, IP Leader

Nelson Mullins

Nate Quirk

Shareholder

McNair Law Firm

Brian Davis

Partner

VLP Law Group

Sean Wagner

Attorney

Wagner Hicks

Matt Bowen

Managing Director

Cushman & Wakefield

Leah Campbell

Senior Attorney

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Riley Key

Associate

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Bridget Warren

Associate

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Will Barfield

President & CEO

Barfield Revenue Consulting

Jeffrey Hay

Charlotte Managing Partner

Womble Bond Dickinson

Malcomb Coley

Charlotte Managing Partner

EY

Paul Tyma

Chief Technology Officer

Lending Tree

Lamont Young

Executive Vice President, Head of Digital

Citizens Bank

Diane Morais

Chief Executive Officer & President

Ally Bank

Rob Cummings

Co-Founder

DealCloud

Garth Moulton

Senior Vice President

Pipl, Inc.

Ramy Serageldin

Co-Founder & CEO

Honeyfi

Matt McFee

Founding Partner

BriteVerify

Jon Boggiano

Co-Founder

VersaMe

Ben Stagg

Co-Founder & CEO

Halo Smart Labs

Bob Dunn

Founder

Dunn Growth Advisors

John Brice

Managing Director

Entrepreneurial Performance Labs

Jonathan Hartsell

Senior Vice President, Digital Business Development & Innovation

Wells Fargo

Aditya Khurjekar

CEO & Co-founder

Medici

David Kucera

Venture Partner

Fintech Forge

Duke Chang

Co-Founder and Head

bSolo

Chris Millner

Principal, Payments & Fintech Lead

North Highland

Elizabeth Chambers

Director of Audit, Risk, Compensation and Nominating Committees

Smith & Williamson

Jefferson Crew

Student Segment Leader

Wells Fargo

Shari Marakowitz

Director, Process Excellence

MUFG

Philip Sprague

Senior Vice President of Emerging Payments

Wells Fargo

Peter Abeles

Managing Director, Investment Banking

Sequence Financial

Brian Weber

Assistant Vice President of Product Management

LPL Financial

Rocky Clancy

Partner

The Partnership for Banking Excellence

Abhishek Ratani

Former President & Chief Technology Officer

Red Ventures

Brian Hovey

Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer

Honeywell

Rachel Heath

Director of Enterprise Project Management

Sunlight Financial