2022 Women in Banking Forum Handouts
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*All times listed below are in PT

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
8:30 AM – 9:45 AM Opening General Session

Defined by Defeat: The Real Champion’s Story
(No Slides)

Lauren Sisler
Emmy Award-Winning ESPN & SEC Sportscaster,
Addiction Prevention Advocate
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM General Session

Success by Design

Krista Snelling
President & CEO
Santa Cruz County Bank
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM General Session

Women Bank Directors: Board Service in the New Millennium
(No Slides)

Leigh White
Director, Board of Directors
Five Star Bank

Shannon Deary-Bell
President & CEO
Nor-Cal Beverage Company
Director, Board of Directors
Five Star Bank

Donna Lucas
President & CEO
Lucas Public Affairs
Director, Board of Directors
Five Star Bank

Moderated by Maurine Padden
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM General Session

Shaping American Banking Innovation:
Where Banks, Regulation, and Crypto Intersect

Rachel Anderika
Chief Risk Officer
Anchorage Digital Bank
2:45 PM – 3:15 PM General Session

Legislative Update​

Melanie Cuevas
Vice President of Government Relations
California Bankers Association
3:15 PM – 3:35 PM General Session

Pay It Forward Initiative
(No Slides)

Jennifer Friend, J.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Project Hope Alliance
3:45 PM – 4:45 PM Peer Exchange Session
(No Slides)
Thursday, May 19, 2022
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM General Session

Advancing DEI Across Financial Services​
(No Slides)

Nikita Pearson
Deputy to the Chairman for External Affairs & 
Director of the Office of Minority and Women Inclusion

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM Closing General Session

Body Language of Leaders: Follow the Leader

Susan Constantine, MPsy
Body Language Expert, Media Personality,
Communication Expert, Leadership Coach & Trainer
The Human Behavior Lab