Tuesday, June 18, 2024 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Emerging Leaders Fireside Chat with Jodi Bednar

The Emerging Leaders Fireside Chat Series provides an exclusive opportunity for young professionals to learn from tenured experts about past experiences, industry insights, personal mantras, and much more. Attendees will leave with a sense of wisdom after hearing tips and lessons from Chicago’s brightest executives. The upcoming Emerging Leaders Fireside Chat on June 18 will feature West Monroe Senior Partner and Chicago Office Lead Jodi Bednar.

Emerging Leaders Chicago engages and develops the next generation of Chicagoland business leaders. For young professionals, it builds relationships, cultivates skills and talent, and creates an inclusive community of future leaders.

Jodi Bednar

Senior Partner, Chicago Office Lead | West Monroe

Jodi Bednar is a Senior Partner and the Chicago Office Lead at West Monroe, a national consulting firm that helps businesses thrive in the digital age. She has over 30 years experience in telecommunications and utilities, and holds multiple credentials from ITIL, Harvard, and Yale. She is passionate about delivering value and client satisfaction, growing West Monroe’s brand presence, and mentoring the next generation of leaders. She is actively engaged in various local organizations, such as the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, the Civic Consulting Alliance, and the Women’s Energy Network of Chicago. She also has been recognized by Consulting Magazine as a Women Leader in Consulting for outstanding client service.


Matthew Serafin

Senior Associate, Emerging Middle Market | Commercial Bank JPMorgan Chase

Host Sponsor

Additional Information

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Tickets are Limited. Only a certain number or tickets are available for this event. All purchases are final, non-transferable and non-refundable.

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Registration is required to attend.

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