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Event Date Mon May 23 CDT - Wed May 25 CDT (about 1 month ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Mon May 23 1:00am - Wed May 25 1:00am
Location Virtual
Region Americas

Payments Remote Connect is the ideal event for those seeking to attend the industry’s premier payments conference but are unable to travel. Remote Connect delivers over 100 interactive sessions, exhibitor solutions and networking events. During the event dates of Remote Connect, attendees and speakers participate in live Q&A via chat and engage with exhibitors and other attendees. Access to session content is available to attendees for 90 days following the event, at no additional cost.

Smarter Faster Payments Conference
Smarter Faster Payments is Nacha’s annual conference, providing unparalleled payments education, a dynamic exhibit hall, and valuable networking opportunities. This industry event is designed for a diversity of organizations that are interested in driving innovation, delivering value through new solutions and services, and employing these offerings to meet their business needs and/or those of their customers.

For those new to Smarter Faster Payments, the conference is the choice venue for new and seasoned payments professionals from financial institutions, solutions providers and corporates to come learn and engage through educational sessions, exhibit hall and a variety of networking opportunities.


2022 Speakers

Peter Tapling, APRP
Managing Director, PTap Advisory, LLC

Craig Borysowich
Principal Technology Architect- Integration Technologies, APIs, and Standards, Payments Canada

Jim Cunha
Senior Vice President, Treasury & Financial Services, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

James Wallis
VP, Central Bank Engagements, Ripple

Robin Love
VP, Product Management, Early Warning

Tom Wells
SVP, Chief Risk Officer - Digital, Innovation & Open Banking, U.S. Bank

Nanci McKenzie, AAP, APRP
Executive Vice President, Compliance & Product Strategy, Affirmative Technologies

Peter D. McVey, AAP, APRP, NCP, MBA
Senior Vice President, Director of Payments, Lead Bank

Shelly Sipple, AAP, APRP, NCP
Senior Director, Certifications & Continuing Education, EPCOR

Mary Ann Francis
Associate Partner, IBM Consulting, IBM Payments Center - Core Banking and Payments, IBM

Brian Shniderman
US Chief Executive Officer & Global Chief Strategy Officer, OPY USA Inc.

Peter Tapling, APRP
Advisor, Nacha Consulting

Chris Colson
Program Director, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

R. Andrew Gomez
Managing Consultant, Lipis Advisors

Stuart Cook
Chief Digital Product Officer, Valley Bank

Greg Hansen
Head of Product, Wells Fargo Gateway, Wells Fargo

Clayton Racine Weir
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, FI.Span

Richard Crone
CEO & Founder, Crone Consulting, LLP

Heidi Liebenguth
Managing Partner & Research Director, Crone Consulting, LLC

Surendra Chaplot
Senior Director, Product, Wise

Eduardo de Abreu
Finance Director, EBANX

Alan Lin
Managing Director, J.P. Morgan

Michael L. Herd
Senior Vice President, ACH Network Administration, Nacha

Jason Carone, AAP, APRP, CTP
Senior Vice President, ACH Product Management, The Clearing House

Nell Campbell-Drake, AAP
Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Jorge Jimenez
Chairman, Jupiter Payments

Ken Kruszka
Managing Director, Something FINteresting

Reed Luhtanen
Executive Director, U.S. Faster Payments Council

Kirstin Wells
Principal Economist, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Jay Darnell
VP, Head of B2B Fintech Partnerships, Visa Business Solutions

Marwan Forezley
Chief Executive Officer, Veem

Nicole Stiller
Vice President, Product Management & Commercialization, Visa Direct

Claire Greene
Payments Risk Expert, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Geoffrey Gerdes
Principal Economist, Payment System Studies Section, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

John M. Curtis, AAP, APRP, NCP
SVP, Education & Training, WesPay

Scott Jones
Partner, Adams & Reese, LLP

Kim A. Bruck, AAP
ACH Program Manager, Payment Program & Initiatives, Desert Financial Credit Union

Paula Hunter
Executive Director, Mojaloop Foundation

David Richardson
Senior Manager Fraud Deposit Products, First National Bank of Omaha

Andrew Davies
VP Global Market Strategies, Financial Crime Risk Management, Fiserv

Jason Vazquez
Deputy Chief Risk Officer, BSA& AML Compliance Officer, Sterling National Bank

Danielle DiMaio, AAP
VP, Production Support/Implementations Mgr, Atlantic Capital Bank

Debbie Barr, AAP, CTP
Senior Director, ACH Network Rules Process, Nacha

Timothy Thorson, AAP, CTP
SVP, Digital Payments, Regions Financial Corporation

Rebecca Wagner, AAP
Senior Compliance Analyst, PAYCHEX, Inc.

Susan Foley
Senior Associate Director, Program Direction, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Tony Hayes
Partner, Oliver Wyman

Nick Stanescu
Senior Vice President and FedNowSM Business Executive, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Cheryl L. Venable
Chief of Payments Operations, Federal Reserve Financial Services, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Duncan Douglass
Partner, Alston & Bird LLP

Matthew Luzadder
Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Keith Melton
Head of Product & Strategy Management, Retail Payments Office, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Marc Trepanier
Principal Fraud Consultant, ACI Worldwide

Ben Ellis
Global Head, Visa B2B Connect, Visa

Cher Keck
Vice President, Global Head, Visa B2B Connect Sales, Visa

Kenneth T.P. Wong
Director, Global Transaction Banking, TD Securities

Amir Khoshniyati
General Manager & Vice President, Transponder Business, Identiv

Chris Aguas
Co-Founder & CEO, CoreChain Technologies, Inc.

Ezechiel Copic
Head of Official Sector Engagement, cLabs, Inc.

Matthew Homer
Executive in Residence, Nyca Partners

Mark O'Horo
Counsel, Office of the Chief Counsel, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Peter Tapling, APRP
Managing Director, PTap Advisory, LLC

Mark Joseph Dixon, AAP, APRP, NCP
Vice President, Payments Strategy, Wespay

Jane S. Wallace, AAP
Principal, Wallace Consulting

Srinivas Chintakrinda
Senior Director Product Manager, Volante Technologies

Andrew Haskell, CTP
Director, Product Line Manager, BNY Mellon Treasury Services, Immediate Payments Product Management, BNY Mellon

Kelvin Leung
Vice President, Mastercard

Mary M. Gilmeister, AAP, NCP
President, Macha Everything Payments - Everywhere

Kate Pohl
Head of Banking and Corporate Sales, Traxpay

Markus Rupprecht
Founder & CEO, Traxpay

Ulli Armbrust
Marketing Manager, Traxpay

Florin Filip
Director of CGI Innovation Center, CGI

Tracy L. Merritt, AAP, APRP, CPA, NCP, CGMA
Vice President, Third-Party Services, ePayResources

Allison Baller
Vice President and Head of Industry Readiness for FedNow Service, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Daniel Gonzalez
Director Vice President of National Accounts, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Jason Carone, AAP, APRP, CTP
Senior Vice President, ACH Product Management, The Clearing House

Richard Dzina
SVP, CHIPS Product Development & Strategy, The Clearing House

Steve Ledford
SVP, RTP Product Development & Strategy, The Clearing House

Elena Whisler, AAP
SVP, Client Relationship Management and Sales, The Clearing House

Sandra Griffin
SVP, Treasury Management Manager, WesBanco Bank, Inc.

Crystal Stephens
Vice President Corporate Product Management, Comerica

Steve Traut
Senior Vice President of Sales, Superior Press, Inc.

Barry Hall
Sr Program Manager - Deposits, Mitek Systems, Inc.

Daniel Smith
Analytics Manager, Regions Bank

Karen Boyer
VP, Financial Crimes & Fraud Intelligence, M&T Bank

Lee Kyriacou
Vice President, RTP Rules Enforcement, The Clearing House

Rene Perez
Financial Crimes Consultant & Director of Financial Crimes Solutions Sales, Jack Henry & Associates

James Ruotolo
Senior Manager, Fraud & Financial Crimes, Grant Thornton LLP

Dheeraj Singal
Founder and CEO, FINBOA

Matt Speare
Chief Information Officer, Carter Bank & Trust

Kerry Hoffman
Small Business Online Payments Leader, Bank of America, N.A.

Laura Menken
Vice President of Product and Business Line Leader - Zelle®, Early Warning

Mrugesh Bavda
Product Manager, Driver Experience & Pay, Grubhub

Lynn Cirrincione
Director, Treasury & Planning, Allstate Insurance Company

Tracy Dangott
Vice President, J.P. Morgan

Aharon Levine
Head of Payments, Melio Payments

Ruston Miles
Chief of Innovation, Bluefin Payment Systems

Mark Dabertin
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Sutton Bank

Avi Erdfarb
Associate, Buckley LLP

Sara Dolan
Chief Financial Officer, MSU Federal Credit Union

Louis Grilli
Senior Innovation Strategist, PSCU

Eric Wade
Product Strategy Manager, PAYCHEX, Inc.

Dave Hunkele
Advisor, FINBOA

Laura Fontana
Head of Distrubuted Ledger Technology, Wells Fargo

Sam Aarons
Chief Technology Officer, Modern Treasury

Eric Dotson
Executive Vice President, Aptys Solutions

Sheila Noll
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Office, Midwest Independent Bank

Glenn Wheeler
Director, Item Processing, Catalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union

Greg Asbelle, CTP
SVP Director of Cash Management Services, North State Bank

Andrew Moore
Product Owner, Q2 Software, Inc.

Shannon Tramontin
SVP Digital Banking, Mercantile Bank

Dominique McCreary
Manager - Agency Outreach, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service

William Phillips
IT Specialist, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service

Sarah Stricevic
Director - Payment Integrity Center of Excellence, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service

Christopher Chazin
Director, Emerging Payments & Channels, Citibank N.A.

Nirmal Kumar
Chief Technology Officer, Aliaswire, Inc.

Papa Faye
Executive Director, J.P. Morgan

Keith Melton
Head of Product & Strategy Management, Retail Payments Office, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Bill Patchett, CPA
Manager, Revenue Accounting, Salt River Project

Jas Randhawa
Global Head, Financial Crime Compliance, Airwallex

Preston Clark
Chief Revenue Officer, Even

Lindsay Davis
Head of Markets, Atomic Financial

Mimi Joy
Senior Director, Market and Business Development, Financial Health Network

David Kilby
Chief Executive Officer, FinFit

Valli Ardalan
Vice President, Visa Direct, Visa Inc

Stewart Cofer
Executive Director, Treasury Services Product Manager, J.P. Morgan

Lisa Innaurato
Business Analytics Specialist, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service

Shawn King
Deputy Manager, Customer Service Branch, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service

Sarah T. Billings
Senior Vice President, Head of Payments Product, Operations & Strategy, Treasury Management, PNC Bank

Andy Schmidt
Vice President, Global Industry Lead – Banking, CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc.

Elena Whisler, AAP
SVP, Client Relationship Management and Sales, The Clearing House

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsor

• The Clearing House