In Their Own Words

Hear from some of our current business partners on why they've chosen to Go WACUBO!

“WACUBO’s dedication to creating meaningful content and interactions with great leaders has proven invaluable to helping Wells Fargo grow its business. Wells Fargo is proud to be a long-term WACUBO partner investing in Higher Education innovation.”
Erin S. Gore, Executive Vice President, Wells Fargo Higher Education & Nonprofit Banking 

“Being present at the Annual Conference allows us to connect with our clients and dive deeper into the industry to better understand the challenges, needs and opportunities they are facing. Our team always comes away with valuable learnings and connections that allow us to more fully serve our clients.”
Bill Ford, Senior Vice President, Specialized Industries - West, Bank of America Merrill Lynch 

"Many years ago, we realized how strong the leadership was from every volunteer at WACUBO. This commitment and professionalism is but one reason we continue our engagement in the programming WACUBO has to develop higher education professionals.We also really appreciate our ability as a business partner to help shape the message and content while developing deeper relationships and networking opportunities.”
Jamie McCrary, Retirement Plan Consultant, SageView Advisory Group

“KPMG is honored to be a long-time sponsor of WACUBO. KPMG’s long-term commitment to higher education is uniquely enhanced by this ideal setting within WACUBO to share ideas, wrestle through issues, and dream about our future. Many thanks to WACUBO for your excellent industry leadership!”
Mark Thomas, Partner, National Client Leader for KPMG's Higher Education Practice 

“WACUBO allows PFM effectively to bring our mission, values, and services to our higher education counterparts. We always find WACUBO events incredibly valuable – from the caliber of information shared, to the level of conversation and interaction we have with attendees. WACUBO is not just another sponsorship, it’s membership in a community and participation in a valued partnership”
June Matte, Managing Director, PFM Higher Education Group 


“Arthur J. Gallagher is proud to be a long-standing WACUBO sponsor. WACUBO provides the optimal platform to cultivate new relationships, enhance existing ones, and learn about key issues and trends affecting higher education today. We value and appreciate the networking and exchanging of ideas that takes place at WACUBO, and we eagerly await the annual conferences and other events.”
Debbie Russell, Area Executive Vice President, Arthur J. Gallagher & Company 


“Abacus has enjoyed the benefits of its sponsorship and support for WACUBO over the past several years. Our close partnership with WACUBO has been invaluable in enhancing our networking efforts, as well as in keeping us abreast of the latest industry trends. We have benefited from the many relationships we have developed with future business leaders through this great organization.”
Russell Thompson, Managing Principal, Abacus Project Management