Business Leaders with a Conscience Speakers Series

What does it mean to be a business leader with a conscience? 

How can Cardinal Stritch graduates be successful in meeting the challenge of balancing people, planet and profit? Attendees at the Business Leaders with a Conscience Speakers Series learn from leaders in the field who have discovered responsible ways to navigate complex business environments and who want to employ people who know how to collaborate and make decisions that are innovative and ethical.

There is no cost to attend and all events are open to the public. For additional information, contact Mark Gesner at For more information about the creation and vision of the Business Leaders with a Conscience Speakers Series click here.

Upcoming Speakers

Speakers for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 will be announced soon.

Recordings of Past Speakers

John Rupcich (M.B.A., '96)
Life Style Staffing
April 30, 2014  John Rupcich video
Lori Craig (B.A., '92, M.S.M., '09)
Senior VP and Market Executive
PNC Wealth Management
March 11, 2014   Lori Craig video
Leonard Peace (A.S.B., '06, B.A., '08)
Public Affairs Specialist
Feb. 10, 2014   Leonard Peace video
Jeffrey Speller, '13
Operations Manager
Boyle Fredrickson, S.C.
Nov. 21, 2013     Jeffrey Speller video
Janice Ochenkowski, '70
Managing Director
Jones Lang LaSalle
Oct. 22, 2013    Janice Ochenkowski video
Omar Shaikh (B.A., '00)
Co-owner and President
SURG Restaurant Group
Sept. 18, 2013   Omar Shaikh video
Dr. Eve Hall (Ph.D., '09)  President/CEO
Milwaukee African American Chamber of Commerce
May 9, 2013     Eve Hall video
William O’Toole (M.B.A., ’91)   President and CEO
Catholic Financial Life
April 22, 2013
Dr. Tina Koehn (Ph.D., '10; M.B.A., '02) Vice President
March 11, 2013