Top Banking Issues in 2021
Sharon J. Lorman
Jeffrey P. Marsico
Jill A. Pursell
Guest: Randy Hultgren, President and CEO, Illinois Bankers Association
Podcast Show Notes:
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Topic: Top Banking Issues
Insights from Randy Hultgren, President and CEO, Illinois Bankers Association
What are some of the top banking issues in 2021 and beyond? Our guest, Randy Hultgren is President and CEO of the Illinois Bankers Association. As a former US Congressman who served in public office for 24 years, Randy will provide industry updates with unique insights. His experience on the House Financial Services Committee and on the financial institutions committees in both Illinois chambers gives him a well-rounded view of the current banking climate. Listen and enjoy!
Randy Hultgren Biography
President and CEO, Illinois Bankers Association
Former U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren became President and CEO of the Illinois Bankers Association in July of 2020.
Hultgren, an Illinois native, served in a number of elected offices for over 24 years. Most recently, he served in the United States House of Representatives from 2011-2019, representing the 14th Congressional District of Illinois. In Congress, he served on both the House Financial Services Committee and the Science, Space and Technology Committee. Prior to his time in Congress, he served as a member of the Illinois Senate from 2007-2011, and as a member of the Illinois House of Representatives from 1999-2007, while also serving on the financial institutions committees in both chambers.
In addition to his public service, Hultgren has worked in finance, banking and law. He served as senior vice president of commercial lending with Wintrust Financial, and, before being elected to Congress, he was a vice president of Performance Trust Investment Advisors. Hultgren is a graduate of Wheaton Academy and Bethel University, where he obtained a double major in Political Science and Speech Communications. Hultgren received his Juris Doctorate degree from the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1993.
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