Register for the 2021 Virtual Desert Summit

Tuesday, September 14 and Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Sponsor Details

We have $300/$600/$900 sponsor levels with corresponding benefits. Support Treasury & Financial education in the Arizona marketplace with one of these levels that best fits your organization. These will close on 9/1 so secure yours today! 

Attendee Registration (click here to register now)

The full event price is $200 for members and partners, and $300 for non-members. We anticipate 7+ CTP and FP&A credits for the event. 

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Keynote Speakers


Kerry Wekelo, COO of Actualize Consulting, utilizes her 16 years of experience as a corporate leader managing remote and hybrid teams. She shares her passion for creating thriving organizational cultures based on her successful Gratitude Infusion program. In this session, Kerry delivers actionable tools and mindful strategies to enhance communication, increase productivity, foster employee engagement, and create a culture of mutual respect through intentional leadership and gratitude. Kerry shares real-life, tried-and-true examples of practices and gratitude-infused activities implemented at Actualize Consulting. Kerry’s tips will bring your team together, help reduce turnover, and cultivate a sought-after workplace. As a result, you will enjoy a more peaceful and inspired life.


  •          Develop self-awareness through internal reflection
  •          Set clear intentions and lead by example
  •          Learn easy, actionable tips to infuse gratitude throughout your organization
  •          Incorporate personal and team-targeted mindful strategies for diffusing tension and establishing healthy communication in times of conflict
  •          Achieve a balanced lifestyle to ensure a high-capacity life, strengthening relationships with your team, and aligning personal and professional goals
  •          Create consistency in your leadership by setting an example
  •          Integrate exercises and tools that provide game-time pivots for challenges and bringing your team closer together

KERRY WEKELO, MBA, is the Chief Operating Officer at Actualize Consulting, a financial services firm. Her book and program, Culture Infusion: 9 Principles for Creating and Maintaining a Thriving Organizational Culture and latest book Gratitude Infusion, are the impetus behind Actualize Consulting being named Top Company Culture by Entrepreneur Magazine, a Top Workplace by The Washington Post, and Great Place to Work-Certified. In her leadership, Kerry blends her experiences as a consultant, executive coach, award-winning author, mindfulness expert, and entrepreneur. Kerry has been featured on ABC, NBC, NPR, The New York Times, Thrive Global, SHRM, Inc., and Forbes.

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