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Speakers announced for CUNA HR & Org. Dev. Council Conference

January 17, 2018

CUNA has announced the two keynote speakers for the CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council Conference, April 22-25 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 

The two keynote speakers are: 

Steve Gilliand

Steve Gilliand

Steve Gilliland--A Hall of Fame speaker and author, Gilliland is recognized as a master storyteller and brilliant comedian. His interactive and entertaining style shows audiences how to open doors to success in their careers, their relationships and their lives. 

Patrick Henry--An author, Nashville songwriter, comedian and keynote speaker, Henry knows that customers stay loyal when the business they work with creates an emotional connection. Making fans of your customers takes emotional connections, “If you can make them feel, you can make them buy.” 

“Steve and Patrick both bring years of experience as speakers and leaders of their respective industries to the table,” said Lisa Baron, senior vice president, human resources/talent management, Baxter CU, Vernon Hills, Ill., and CUNA HR & Organizational Council Executive Committee chair. “Their entertaining styles and important messages will impart valuable, workable knowledge on attendees to bring to their credit unions and foster new passion and success.” 

Patrick Henry

Patrick Henry

Attendees of the conference will learn the latest in leadership strategies, technology, leadership continuity planning and more at these keynotes and other general sessions. Also available are breakout sessions on the latest industry hot topics and critical issues and an award ceremony celebrating the outstanding credit union professionals working in HR & organizational development.