Executive Speaker Series

 Graduation cap
 Farmer School at sunrise
 Megan Gerhardt with students

The Farmer School Executive Speaker Series brings key leaders to campus and provides an engaging atmosphere in which they can reflect on their experiences. As a result, students and faculty members gain insights about how these executives think, manage and inspire.

Previous speakers in the series include:

  • Doug Lankford
    Chief 
    Miami Tribe of Oklahoma
  • Cindy Hook
    Chief Executive Officer
    Deloitte Asia Pacific
  • Candace McGraw
    Chief Executive Officer
    Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport
  • Nichole Mustard
    Co-founder and CRO
    Credit Karma
  • Camille Stewart
    Cyber Security and Global Policy
    Google
  • Vijay Talwar
    Chief Executive Officer
    Foot Locker EMEA
  • Jim Aramanda '73
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    The Clearing House
  • Ted Torbeck 
    Chief Executive Officer
    Cincinnati Bell
  • David Bassi
    Excecutive Director
    EY
  • Aaron Ryan
    Aaron Ryan, Senior Vice President-Business Operations
    NBA 2K League
  • Wendy Lea
    CEO
    Cintrifuse
  • Chris Gorman
    Vice chairman -- president of banking
    KeyCorp
  • Beau Cummins
    Co-chief operating officer
    SunTrust Banks
  • Nina Leigh Krueger
    President
    Purina
  • Saed Mohseni
    CEO
    Bob Evans Restaurants, Inc
  • Don Sinko '75
    Chief Integrity Officer
    Cleveland Clinic
  • Jim Fowler '94
    Chief Information Officer
    GE
  • Spencer Stiles '99
    President
    Stryker Industries
  • Matt Jennings '85
    President and CEO
    Phillips-Medisize Corp
  • Karyn Twaronite '90
    Partner, Global Diversity and Inclusion
    EY
  • Michael Mendenhall
    Chief Operating Officer
    Flex
  • Mitch Barns '85
    Chief Executive Officer
    Nielsen
  • Tylene Elliott '81
    Chief Executive Officer
    Oneida Partners, LLC
  • William Isaac '66
    Former Chairman
    FDIC
  • Jamie Miller '90
    Chief Information Officer
    General Electric
  • Richard Moran '81
    Vice Chairman of the Board
    Accretive Solutions
  • Patty Morrison '80
    Chief Information Officer
    Cardinal Health
  • Bob Scmetterer
    Former Chairman and CEO
    Euro RSCG Worldwide