Dr. Thomas J. Parliment is Chairman & CEO of Parliment Consulting Services, Inc., providing strategic financial planning and retail solutions to financial institutions. He is an economist who has served as a commercial banker, investment banker, consultant, and educator to the financial services industry over four decades. He served as a Director on several community bank boards and was Chairman of Audit, Asset/Liability Management, and Loan Committees. Tom is also the former Interim President of a $300 million bank and a former Director of Farin, now part of Abrigo. He has served on the faculty of various graduate banking schools and is a former professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin. He is a featured speaker at a number of programs sponsored by state, regional, and national trade associations. He earned his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from the State University of New York.