MN - Northern Lights MN - Northern Lights

leadership experience in treasury, finance, technology, operations and business development. Welcome to the Northern Lights Chapter!

This chapter consists of financial operations professionals that represent many organizations across the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area.  Our chapter looks to promote education and awareness of top industry trends and capitalize on networking to share best practices.

Our meetings are held four times per year on the third Thursday of the month in and around the Minneapolis area.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time: 2 to 4 p.m. CDT
Location: 8500 Tower
Lower Level Conference Room
8500 Normandale Lake Blvd

Bloomington, MN 55437


  • Chris Wiedenmann – Commerce Bank

            Topic: Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain Technology

Over the last few years, cryptocurrencies and block chain technology have been one of the most talked about topics across the financial services industry.  During this conversation, we will discuss the basics of blockchain/distributed ledger solutions and areas that we are exploring which could potentially benefit.

  • George Roscoe – Interplx

            Topic: T&E Best Practices

Travel and Expense reimbursements continue to be a key area of focus for many organizations.  George will provide us insight into best practices related to this process and answer any questions you may have.


  • Park in the visitor parking area of the 8500 Tower ramp (entrances located on both W. 84th Street and also Normandale Lake Blvd).  Walk through the lobby past the fountain to the first bank of elevators and proceed to the Lower Level.  Follows signs to the conference rooms and enter the glass door to the conference center.  Our conference room will be located on the right.
  • Bring your questions or ideas for future topics and be entered into a drawing to win a Starbucks gift card!
  • Please let us know if you will be able to make it by sending your RSVP to Carissa Wassing ( by Tuesday, June 19

Save the Date 
Dates for our 2018 meetings include:

  •   September 20
  •   November 15

Check back for meeting updates!