CEO Forum - WVBankers-VBA-MBA

Thu. Nov. 8 - 10:00 AM - Fri. Nov. 9 - 11:45 AM


Location:  The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, WV

The event is limited to CEOs, Presidents and Executive Management only.  

Senior leaders of Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland's banking industry are invited to attend and share in stimulating and rewarding sessions targeted at discussing the ever-changing landscape of the financial services arena. Come prepared to engage in discussion on leadership and the future of our industry. 


Hotel reservations should be made by individual attendees directly with the Greenbrier online at  The room rate is $225.00/night plus tax.

2018 Session Topics Include:  

Regional Economic Trends & Macro/Monetary Policy
John Deskins, Ph.D., Director, Bureau and Economic Research; Associate Professor, Economics;
Assistant Dean for Outreach & Engagement | West Virginia University

Scott Schuh, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Economics | West Virginia University

Navigating Flatness: Asset Allocation & Funding Decisions
Scott Hildenbrand, Principal & Chief Balance Sheet Strategist | Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P.

Shareholder Activism
B.T. Atkinson, Partner | Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
Jon Talcott, Partner & Chair, Securities Practice Group | Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

7 Lessons Learned in Contract Negotiation
Patrick Goodwin, President | Strategic Resource Management

State Banking Commissioners Panel
Dawn Holstein, CISA, Commissioner | West Virginia Division of Financial Institutions
Antonio P. Salazar, Commissioner of Financial Regulation | State of Maryland Dept. of Labor,
Licensing & Regulation
Joe Face, Commissioner of Financial Institutions | Virginia State Corporation Commission

Industry Update
Rob Engstrom, Chief Political Strategist | American Bankers Association

Delivering Superior Performance - CEOs Share Timeless Success Strategies
Walter McNairy, CPA, Managing Partner | DHG Financial Services

The Fintech Ecosystem
Rob Morgan, Vice President, Emerging Technologies | American Bankers Association

Event Type: On Location