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Graduate School of Banking Trustees

The Graduate School of Banking is sponsored by the Central States Conference of Bankers Associations and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The chief executive officers of these associations, along with a representative of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, serve as of Trustees of the Graduate School of Banking and its Prochnow Educational Foundation.

Lorrie Trogden
Chair

President and CEO
Arkansas Bankers Association

Randy Hultgren
Vice Chair

President & CEO
Illinois Bankers Association

Kirby Davidson
President and CEO

Graduate School of Banking and Prochnow Educational Foundation

Mike Adelman
Treasurer

President and CEO
Ohio Bankers League

Doug Wareham
Immediate Past Chair

President and CEO
Kansas Bankers Association

Vallabh 'Samba' Sambamurthy
UW Representative

Albert O. Nicholas Dean
Wisconsin School of Business
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Karl Adam

President
South Dakota Bankers Association

Amber R. Van Til

President and CEO
Indiana Bankers Association

Richard Baier

President & CEO
Nebraska Bankers Association

Adrian Beverage

President and CEO
Oklahoma Bankers Association

Ballard W. Cassady, Jr.

President and CEO
Kentucky Bankers Association

Jenifer Waller

CEO
Colorado Bankers Association

Rick Clayburgh

President and CEO
North Dakota Bankers Association

Max Cook

President
Missouri Bankers Association

T. Rann Paynter

President and CEO
Michigan Bankers Association

Rose Oswald Poels

President and CEO
Wisconsin Bankers Association

John K. Sorensen

President and CEO
Iowa Bankers Association

Joe Witt

President and CEO
Minnesota Bankers Association

Curriculum Advisory Committee Representatives

Michael A. Wear
CAC Rep

President
39 Acres Corporation
Omaha, Nebraska

Vicki Kraai
CAC Alt Rep

Chief Engagement Officer
InterAction Training
Lincoln, Nebraska

Banker Advisory Board Representatives

Jason Schwartz
BAB Chair REP

Sr. Vice President
Hawthorn Bank
Jefferson City, MO

Betsy Johnson
BAB Vice Chair REP

President and CEO
Solutions Bank
Forreston, IL