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Wells Fargo Speaker Series

Wells Fargo Logo2Kimberly Ellison-Taylor
Executive Director, Oracle
Vice Chair, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Register Now ButtonWednesday, October 7, 12:05 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.
The George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business
BMW Classroom (Room 150)
160 E. Saint John St.
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Kimberly Ellison-TaylorKimberly is an Executive Director in the Global Industry Solutions Group. In this capacity, Kimberly develops and executes cloud solution strategies across industries. She is a sought after speaker and business development executive who has worked in the cross section of legislation and policies, business drivers and challenges and the technologies that can reduce overhead costs and improve process effectiveness. 

Previously Kimberly served as the Global Social Services Team leader and worked with the teams in Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America. She has also worked with teams on big data, security, fraud prevention/detection, customer experience and modernization. Prior to Oracle, Kimberly’s work experience includes NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Motorola, KPMG and Prince George’s County, MD where she served as the Chief Information Technology Officer. Her credentials include CPA, CGMA, CISA, a MBA from Loyola University and an Master of Science in Information Technology as well as a Chief Information Officer Certificate from Carnegie Mellon University. Kimberly is also a past chair of the Maryland Association of CPAs and has served on many committees including New Young Professional and Tomorrow’s CPA. Currently, Kimberly is a member of the AICPA Board of Directors, and has served on the finance and audit committees. Prior to serving on the board of directors, she served as both an elected member and designated member of council. She is a former member of the business and industry executive committee and participated in the member advisory panel (Horizons 2025). Notably, Kimberly is also the AICPA vice chair nominee. 

Wells Fargo Logo2Tim Quinlan

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC

Register Now ButtonFriday, October 9, 12:05 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.
The George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business
BMW Classroom (Room 150)
160 E. Saint John St. 
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Tim QuinlanTim Quinlan is an economist for Wells Fargo. Based in Charlotte, NC he provides analysis and commentary on U.S. consumer and business spending as well as macroeconomic developments in Canada, Australia and other foreign economies.

Prior to joining the economics group in 2007, Tim held positions within Wachovia as a trust account portfolio manager and as an investment strategist. Prior to joining Wachovia in 2002, he spent several years working for Putnam Investments in Boston.

His commentary is often cited in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today and Financial Times. He is also a frequent guest the National Public Radio show, Marketplace.

Tim earned his bachelor’s degree in American studies with a concentration in the classics from Siena College in upstate New York.

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