Antonio Neves is a leadership and development expert, best-selling author, award-winning journalist and world-renowned speaker known for helping people get unstuck and make their next move with confidence. Inspired by his own transformation, Antonio helps people face critical decisions so they can reboot, reset and refuel their lives. He’s shared his message on hundreds of stages worldwide, including Google, Amazon, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Visa,, NCAA, Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and Stanford University.

Shari Storm spent 16 years as an executive at a Seattle credit union, where she oversaw marketing and IT. Her proudest accomplishments at Verity Credit Union included being named an Innovator of the Decade by Net.Banker, heading up the successful Verity Mom campaign, and participating in Filene's prestigious i3 program. Shari has been named a Woman of Influence by CU Times. She has been featured in American Banker, Credit Union Management, and The CEO Report. She is now the CEO of Category 6 Consulting, which specializes in developing strategy with a strong focus on culture, marketing, and fintech. 

Amy Downs was one of the last survivors to be pulled from the rubble of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing in which a total of 168 people were killed, including 18 of her 33 co-workers. While buried alive and waiting to die, she realized she had never really lived. Once freed from the rubble, Amy launched a self-improvement campaign. Amy shares with the audience how to apply what she learned on her journey from a 355lb teller who dropped out of college to obtaining her Masters in Business Administration, becoming the CEO, and completing an Ironman Triathlon.


Harrison Hochman is a dynamic and accomplished young entrepreneur, known for his exceptional leadership skills and vision for the future. As the co-founder and CEO of Sparrow, he helped establish the company in his parents’ backyard at just 20 years old, bringing a fresh perspective to the student lending landscape.

With a passion for making education accessible and affordable to all, Harrison’s leadership and innovative approach have helped Sparrow emerge as a leading student lending infrastructure platform. As a Forbes 30 Under 30 lister in the Education category, Harrison’s dedication to simplicity, choice, and transparency is at the heart of Sparrow’s customer-centric approach. With a bachelor’s and master’s degree from Stanford University, he has leveraged his educational background to fuel his entrepreneurial vision and lead by example.


Amy Wood, Through executive coaching, training, and speaking, Portland, Maine-based psychologist Amy Wood, Psy.D. helps ambitious professionals articulate and accomplish their own versions of success. Dr. Wood wrote the award-winning personal improvement book Life Your Way and co-founded Human-Centered Leadership, an initiative aimed at transforming leadership ideology for the hybrid age. She is often called on for her expert opinion by media ranging from Maine Public Radio to Parade Magazine. To learn more, go to