2017 SCBA and NCBA Women in Banking Leadership Symposium

Monday, November 6 – Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark, Charlotte, NC


The Women in Banking Leadership Symposium features a strong lineup of accomplished businesswomen who will help you to be more effective leaders and bankers when you return home to your bank. This program will bring you information to broaden your awareness and knowledge of key industry issues, inspire and empower you from stories of success and experience, and provide plenty of time to network with your peers from across the Carolinas.


Monday, November 6th

1:30 p.m.: – 2:30 p.m. Hospitality and Registration Desk Opens
Check-in at the registration desk to pick-up your conference name badge and materials.

2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Welcome Remarks

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Rising to the Challenge: Women & Leadership in the World of Banking, Dorothy Savarese, Chairman, American Bankers Association; Chairman, President and CEO, Cape Cod Five Mutual Company, Orleans, Mass.

3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Fearlessness Fuels Women in Finance, Sharon Cook, Chief Marketing Officer, Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta, Atlanta, Ga.

3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Networking Break/Refreshments provided

4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Bring Your Best Self Everyday, Tammy Bond, Executive Coach, Dubuque, Iowa 

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Break and Hotel Check-in

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Networking Dinner


Tuesday, November 7th

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. The U.S. Economic Outlook: Running Out of Steam? Sarah House, Vice President and Economist, Wells Fargo Securities, Charlotte, N.C.

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Kathleen Murphy, President and CEO, Maryland Bankers Association, Annapolis, Md.

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Networking Break

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Conversations with the She Suite Panel, Laura Bunn, Triangle Market President, First Tennessee Bank, Raleigh, N.C.; Pamela Lackey, President, AT&T South Carolina, Columbia, S.C.; Mze Wilkins, Columbia Market President, Ameris Bank, Columbia, S.C. Panel Moderator: Barbara Rehm, Special Advisor, Promontory Financial Group, Washington, D.C.

11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Merging Traffic – How to Care for Yourself and Others in the Midst of Change, Rebekah Lowe, Certified Leadership Coach, FizzyWorks, Asheville, N.C.

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Luncheon

Hotel Accommodations

The SCBA and NCBA have secured a group rate of $199 per night for the Women in Banking Symposium at the Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark hotel. In order to receive this reduced rate you must book your room by 5 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 16. To book call 704.501.2510 and request SCBA/NCBA Women in Banking Symposium group rate. ROOMS ARE VERY LIMITED AT THE RENAISSANCE CHARLOTTE SOUTHPARK. PROMPTLY MAKE YOUR ROOM RESERVATION. For more information please visit: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/cltrp-renaissance-charlotte-southpark-hotel



2017 WIB Sponsors

Date of Event:
Mon., Nov. 6 – Tues., Nov. 7, 2017

Registration: 1:30 p.m., Mon., Nov. 6
Conference: 2:00 – 5:30 p.m., Mon., Nov. 6
8:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m., Tues., Nov. 7

Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark
5501 Carnegie Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28209

Symposium agenda has been submitted for CLE credit and CPE credit

Contact Anne Gillespie,

$365/members (before Oct. 30th)
$390/members (after Oct. 30th)

Register before Oct. 30th to get Early-Bird Rate

*Registration fee includes breaks, reception, dinner, Continental breakfast and luncheon. Due to necessary commitments and expenses, there will be no refund of registration fees after 12 p.m., November 3, 2017.


Substitutions can be made!