2022 FSP Intern Career Conference
Keynote Speaker: Corliss V Garner, CFP, CTFA
Corliss Garner is Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer at Old National. Prior to this role, she was the head of Corporate Social Responsibility and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at First Midwest, which merged with Old National in 2022.
Before joining First Midwest in 2019, Corliss served in various leadership roles at BMO Harris Bank for more than 20 years. She has a bachelor’s degree in finance from DePaul University and is also a Certified Financial Planner and a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor.
She is a Life Director and past chair of the advisory board for the Chicago Community Trust African American Legacy Fund and has also served on the boards of Chicago State University, the Executive Service Corps of Chicago and the DePaul University Coleman Entrepreneurship Center.
Mindfulness Facilitator: Ela Aktay
Ela Aktay is a writer and certified meditation instructor whose mission is to help people lead less stressful and more mindful lives.