Lee Wetherington, AAP, is Director of Strategic Insight for Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.® (NASDAQ:JKHY). Lee directs the development of actionable insight and strategy for the financial services industry at large. To this end, he creates programs, presentations, and articles designed to orient and educate financial executives on the trends and implications of new technologies. He routinely delivers keynotes nationwide
focusing upon opportunities and challenges in fintech, payments, and the online/mobile/social channels, and he is widely renowned for his unique style of comedic delivery.
Lee has delivered over 400 keynotes for state, national, and international trade groups, including the American Bankers Association (ABA), American Institute of CPAs, National Automated Clearinghouse Association (NACHA), Credit Union National Association, Credit Union Executive Society, Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), Bank Administration Institute (BAI), World Council of Credit Unions and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. He has served as Technology Faculty Chair for several graduate schools of banking and management, and has delivered guest lectures on leadership and technology at universities across the country. He was named “Strategic Alliance Executive of the Year” at the 2013 Golden Bridge Awards, which recognizes the world’s top executives across every major industry globally. Lee’s articles and commentary have been published in American Banker, BAI’s Banking Strategies, ABA’s Bank Marketing, ICBA’s Independent Banker, and InformationWeek’s Bank Systems + Technology.
Lee received bachelor’s degrees in Economics and English from Duke University in 1990, and, in 1993, he completed graduate studies at Emory University. In 1995, he earned the distinguished Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) certification from NACHA.