Navigating Payments 2018 Speakers*


Steve Gilliland_HP

In addition to his brilliant speaking career, Steve is a prolific, accomplished author, evidenced by four of hisbooks—Enjoy The Ride, Making a Difference, HideYour Goat and Detour—perennially making the publisher’s bestseller list and his being named Author of the Year. His thought-provoking writing style makes his articles a favorite with nationally prominent magazines. He influences the lives of millions through his presentations, books, CDs and DVDs. An extensive array of these products has been utilized by small businesses, Fortune 500 companies, U.S. and Canadian government agencies, churches, school districts and nonprofit organizations. Speaking the language of active business leaders, his books and CDs identify practical lessons that grow people and their businesses. “Steve is what happens when the humor of a stand-up comic collides with the inspiration of a motivational speaker.”


 JIm Stickley Jim Stickley has stolen credit cards, hacked Social Security numbers, robbed banks, and created fake ATMs. He has broken into armed government facilities and has stolen from teenagers. He is an identity thief, but he is no criminal. Fortunately for all victims involved, Stickley is a cybersecurity expert with over 20 years in the industry who was hired to perform these attacks by corporations testing their security, news agencies investigating security concerns, and other media outlets interested in knowing just how easy it is to commit identity theft. His job is to find security flaws before the real criminals, and warn people and organizations about what they can do to protect themselves.



Kevin Moland Pic Kevin brings to bear more than three decades of experience designing online and mobile financial solutions. Since joining the software industry in the
early 1990’s, Kevin has been a key player in the digital services revolution, providing product direction and design oversight for some of the nation’s premier digital banking and commercial payments vendors. Kevin is a featured speaker at conferences, seminars, and user group meetings, and he has served as an adjunct faculty member for numerous banking schools. His informal style and keen story-telling skills make him a sought-after speaker, teacher and host.



Jane Larimer

Jane E. Larimer, NACHA Chief Operating Officer & General Counselis responsible for activities supporting the ACH Network, NACHA membership and industry programs, and all legal matters. Ms. Larimer oversees ACH Network rulemaking, risk and compliance areas, a variety of membership programs in support of payments and outreach, as well broad industry education and communications. Prior to joining NACHA, she practiced law with the Lending, Banking and Public Finance Group of Bryan Cave LLP, formerly Powell, Goldstein Frazer & Murphy in Atlanta, Georgia.



Tim MIlls_webTimothy Mills is a Vice President with The Clearing House Payments Company. He heads business development for the company.  Mr. Mills has worked with organizations of all sizes during his 20-year career. He has worked extensively with both financial institutions and non-financial institutions on issues related to payments strategy, compliance and emerging payments.  He has also consulted with central banks on issues related to payments modernization. Mr. Mills holds the Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) credential and has served as a member of the National Automated Clearing House Association’s (NACHA) Payments Institute Board of Regents, Risk Management Advisory Group (RMAG) and Payments Conference Planning Committee. A frequent speaker at conferences and payments related functions; he is an alumnus of Kutztown University and The Ohio State University.

Dan GonzalezDan Gonzalez is a Vice President – National Account Director for the Federal Reserve’s Customer Relations and Support Office, based out of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Dan is responsible for collaborating and engaging with the industry to define and prioritize payments system improvements that advance the speed, efficiency and security of payments. He has overall responsibility for the Federal Reserve’s Financial Services relationships for the top 25 financial institutions in the country, as well as payment networks and service providers. Dan has spent the last several years working closely with key industry participants on their efforts to establish faster payments and improve the efficiency of the payment system. He has over 28 years’ experience in payments, sales, marketing and management in the financial services industry.

Dan is a graduate of Siena College (Loudonville, NY) and the Federal Reserve’s Business Development University. He resides in the Charlotte, NC area with his wife Tracy and their three children.


JennifermillerJennifer A. Miller, AAP, PMC, Director of Education, Jennifer has spent the last 25+ years in banking with the last 19 years in software product management, design and consulting,and the prior 7 years at a Midwest Financial Institution. Jennifer is currently the Director of Training with UMACHA specializing in working with Financial Institutions and corporates on education and training of Electronic Payments. She is responsible for creating and delivering training programs to drive client satisfaction by balancing regulation with managing market expectations in innovative ways. She is an experienced Cash Management Professional, with progressive leadership experience in Financial Institution and Software Development with a proven track record of meeting deadlines with consistent quality and detail. Intense knowledge of Agile, Stage Gate, and Contextua Inquiry Methodology. Skilled at team building and collaborating cross functional projects related to Matrix Managed Environments involving multiple departments. Highly motivated, autonomous and flexible with excellent listening, written and verbal communication skills to accomplish any task. Specialties include:Teaching and educating on Business Banking, Launching innovative web technology, Product management, Business analysis,Sales engineering and Product marketing for internet/mobile banking and electronic payments, as well as, service quality monitoring,speaker/presenter, team management and customer relationship building. Retain the AAP Certification, PMC Certification and extensive United States Army Leadership.

Jane E. Larimer, NACHA Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel​