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Keynote Address

Kilolo Kijakazi

Program Officer, Financial Assets and Economic Security

Ford Foundation



Nancy Brown

Senior Director, Family Economic Success

Bethel New Life


Vikki Frank

Founding Director

Credit Builders Alliance


Chris Giangreco

Policy Coordinator

Illinois Asset Building Group/Heartland Alliance for Human Needs and Human Rights


Angelisa Harris

Senior Community Affairs Specialist

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation


Robert Lawless

Professor of Law

University of Illinois


James P. Maloney

President, Chairman of the Board

Mitchell Bank


Joshua Sledge

Innovation Analyst

Center for Financial Services Innovation