Conference Speakers

The Experienced Ones

We’re thrilled to share our diverse line-up of speakers from some of the best known brands in our industry. Some you may know. Others you’ll be discovering for the first time here.

Jason Dorsey
Researcher | Advisor | Speaker

Jason Dorsey’s passion is uncovering hidden insights and new strategies that future-proof your organization. He has led nearly 100 benchmark research studies on four continents to separate myth from truth for leaders. Adweek calls him a “research guru.”

Unique Speaker
Jason is known for his unique, interactive, content-rich presentation style. He has received more than 1,000 standing ovations at events around the world, from India and Singapore to Chile, Finland, France, and Egypt. 

Over 200 TV Appearances
A trusted expert on emerging trends, Jason has been featured on over 200 TV shows such as 60 Minutes, The Today Show, CNN, CNBC, and hundreds more media interviews, including a New York Times cover story. 

3x Company Founder
Jason is President of The Center for Generational Kinetics (CGK), the leading generations and emerging trends research, strategy, and speaking firm. CGK has worked with over 700 companies around the world to drive innovation, growth, and research-based thought leadership. 

Bestselling Author
Jason wrote his first bestselling book at age 18. His latest bestseller is Zconomy: How Gen Z Will Change the Future of Business and What to Do About It. This breakthrough book was a #1 New Release on Amazon and a Top 10 Business Book of 2020 by

Ryan Boyk
Technology Advisor

Ryan is a technology advisor for C3 Technology Advisors and has been a credit union member since age one. During his tenure at C3 he has focused on helping credit unions all over the country improve operations and help the credit union staff deliver exemplary service to their members via technology and thought-leadership in the credit union space. 

With a 25-year career in the tech business, he is passionate about growing the credit union movement and the local communities they serve. His focus is on elevating the digital member engagement strategy via leading edge technology such as artificial intelligence and blended tech integration.

Mike Kelly
Mike Kelly is the founder and CEO of TeamOnUP, a company dedicated to recapturing value for companies by accelerating productivity and performance for each employee in service to the company’s mission. With over 20 years in senior leadership roles within the credit union industry, Mike’s strategic and visionary approach has been instrumental in building organizations that achieve key outcomes. Mike’s reputation as a thought leader and subject matter expert in his field is solidified by his status as a sought-after keynote speaker. Prior to founding TeamOnUP, he was the CEO of PSCU, the nation’s largest CUSO, where he led a transformation to become the leading growth company in Fintech.  Mike lives in Franklin, Tennessee with his wife Jessica and their three children, Cashel, Maebyn, and Colm.  You can learn more about Mike on LinkedIn.
Geoff Johnson

As CEO of CU*Answers, Geoff Johnson brings a wealth of practical lending experience and industry knowledge to the table with 16 years in credit union leadership roles that oversaw the strategic direction of lending and sales in the following areas: commercial, consumer, credit card, indirect, participation, real estate, and all aspects of collections. Geoff Johnson was appointed the Chief Operations Officer of CU*Answers in 2014, promoted to President/COO in 2018, and selected by the CU*Answers Board of Directors to serve as the CUSO’s Chief Executive Officer in 2021.

Mr. Johnson is also a key partner and advocate of the network of credit union service organizations. He currently serves as board members of Xtend, a shared resources and consulting services CUSO, and eDOC Innovations, a nationwide leader in mobile enterprise digital transaction management (mDTM®) software. Geoff also serves on the CU Outdoors Board of Directors.

Since joining CU*Answers in 2005 as the Executive Vice President of Client Interactions, Geoff has worked closely in the growth and development of the Management Services teams including Earnings Edge, Lender*VP, AuditLink, Web Services, SettleMINT, and Imaging Solutions. Mr. Johnson has brought his love of the great outdoors into the business, fostering an attitude of appreciation for the work done and a desire to explore new paths for the organization.