Wisconsin Bankers Association Leaders in Banking Excellence

Honor a Banker! WBA is accepting applications for the 2023 class of the WBA Leaders in Banking Excellence.

The Wisconsin Bankers Association Leaders in Banking Excellence honors current and former banking leaders who have helped shape their bank and/or our state’s banking industry with recognition in the WBA headquarters building in Madison on the Wall of Excellence.

The Wall of Excellence is prominently featured in WBA’s new Engagement Center, where thousands of bankers will view them each year as they attend the variety of meetings and training programs hosted there. The information on your honoree’s plaque will give today’s bankers a glimpse of those who have helped make our industry what it is today.

Wall of Excellence Visitor

WBA will accept applications from all members banks and individuals who have worked in the Wisconsin banking industry. Recognition on the Wall of Excellence is open to Wisconsin bankers who have demonstrated excellence in one or more of the following areas:

  • Banking
  • Community Service
  • Civic Involvement

The WBA Board of Directors will carefully review all recommendations and approve bankers who exemplify the values of the Wisconsin Bankers Association: highest ethics, professionalism, and enthusiastic service.

You will honor your approved banker(s) by making a $10,000 contribution for an individual or a $15,000 contribution for a family to WBA (may be tax-deductible as a business expense).

Please consider qualified candidates for this important recognition program and complete the nomination form below.

Bank name as it should appear on the plaque
Nominee's current residence (City, State)
Please indicate if nominee is aware of this nomination or if it is a surprise

Nominee History

Number of years this individual served in the banking industry
Please describe how the nominee has impacted Wisconsin's banking industry by demonstrating excellence in banking, community service, and/or civic involvement. Limit 100 words.
List of institutions the nominee was part of during his/her career
How has the nominee been involved with the Wisconsin Bankers Association?
What else should the selection committee know when considering the nominee for this recognition?
Max. file size: 5 GB.
Please upload a high-resolution image of the nominee to be used on their plaque.

Nominator contact information