EBL Leadership Conference

Igniting Leadership: a Conference for Emerging Bank Leaders” brings together the brightest and best, high-potential leaders from across Utah for this full day of learning and networking opportunities. The content rich agenda covers a range of leadership, management and performance skills necessary in building a career in banking. This high-energy conference delivers expert speakers and features a sharing of thoughts and stories that hold unique inspiration for us all.

Thursday, November 7, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Thanksgiving Point
Garden Room
Lehi, UT 84043

Directions to the Garden Room

  • From I-15, take exit 284 (UT-92W)
  • Proceed west on Clubhouse Drive
  • Continue over railroad tracks to Garden Drive
  • Turn right on Garden Drive and proceed north to the Gardens Visitor Center
  • The Garden Room is up the stairs (watch for signs)

Speakers and Topics

"Innovative Leadership"
Taylor Randall
Dean of the Business School
University of Utah
"Report from the Beltway"
Representative Ben McAdams
U.S. House of Representaives
"The Customer Purchasing Journey"
Jacob Heugly
Executive Vice President
Zions Bancorp
"Walk. Ride. Rodeo"
Amberley Snyder
Champion Barrel Racer
"Banking Changes Lives!"
Howard Headlee
Utah Bankers Association
"Take Your Career to the Next Level"
Ben Browning, Bank of Utah
Dave Forsyth, EnerBank
Kyle Johnsen, TAB Bank
Jeff Meyer, Zions Bancorp
Leslie Nuon, U.S. Bank

Featuring "Leadership Insights" From Utah Bank Leaders

Kay Hall                     Carla Nguyen
EVP & CFO                       VP & District Manager

Zions Bank                       U.S. Bank
Mark Packard

Central Bank


During these fast paced, fun and entertaining sessions, delivered by some of Utah's most exceptional emerging leaders, they have just 20 slides that auto advance every 15 seconds, for a total of five minutes. It's a showcase of talks that might be bold, possible brash, maybe even brilliant - but never boring!

Professional Headshots

During break and lunch participants will have the opportunity to get professional headshots taken, complimentary with your conference registration. So make sure to dress for success and take advantage of this great opportunity!

Download Agenda 
Conference Handouts


Fee for members of the Emerging Bank Leaders is $149.00 per person
Fee for non-EBL members is $199.00 per person


Not a member of EBL? Join the Emerging Bank Leaders Community now and you will receive member pricing for this conference.  Plus you will start enjoying all the benefits of belong to this exciting Community, such as opportunities in community service, career development, education, mentoring, networking, and much more! Click here to join EBL (only $50 per year).

Who Should Attend

This conference is designed for all members of the Emerging Bank Leaders Community, and those interested in exploring current leadership qualities and skills, and those looking for practical input on leadership processes that will lead to enhanced trust, teamwork and collaboration within the organization, essential to achieving and sustaining success.

Dress Code

Dress for the conference is business attire.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received by November 1, 2019 will receive a full refund. Cancellations received after November 1, 2019 will be charged a $50 processing fee. Substitutions are always welcome and encouraged. All cancellations and substitutions must be submitted in written format prior to the event.

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Thanksgiving Point
3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT 84043


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