Edward J. Wehmer, President & CEO Wintrust

Edward J. Wehmer, President & CEO Wintrust
February 15, 2018

Edward J. Wehmer, President & CEO Wintrust

Written by: Julia Smolucha


Add this March 9 at 7 a.m. Event to Your Calendar


Join this speaker series to hear from experts on the challenges of upholding a Christian life in a fast paced, competitive work environment.

How can we maintain our values as we seek professional growth and face obstacles in the workplace, community, and at home? How can faith and religious principles undergird decision-making for ethically sound organizations?

You are welcome to attend Faith & Leadership events. There is no admission fee or reservation needed. Meetings take place on Friday mornings over refreshments from 7 to 8:15 a.m. All events take place at Kenilworth Union Church and are open to the public.

All are welcome to attend on Friday, March 9 at 7 a.m. in the Culbertson Room to hear Ed Wehmer, founder and CEO of Wintrust Financial. Wintrust began as a community bank in 1991 and has grown to more than 150 locations and with a breadth of services. Mr Wehmer is responsible for overseeing all strategic initiatives and the day-to-day operations. He also serves on the board of directors of Stepan Company (NYSE), as a director of Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital and the Catholic Extension Society, on the audit committee of Northwestern Memorial Health Care, as a trustee for Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital and Foundation, and on the finance board of the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Read Bob Dold Jr.’s introduction about his friend, Ed Wehmer and why you might enjoy the Faith & Leadership discussion on Friday, March 9 at 7 a.m. in the Culbertson Room.