Keynote Speaker

2015 Keynote Speaker:  Pete Mockaitis


Pete Mockaitis is a speaker, author and coach who has served clients in over 30 countries. Pete’s work has enhanced Fortune 100 corporations, high-growth startups, major non-profits and assorted student groups. Having led nine student organizations, he believes students make tremendous impact right now—rather than waiting for “when they become leaders.” This conviction led him to write “The Student Leader’s Field Guide” while a student at the University of Illinois. Pete’s work has earned him recognition from the Jaycees as one of 10 outstanding young people of Illinois, alongside professional athletes and other notables. Pete began his “real-world” career at The Bridgespan Group and Bain & Company, a firm CNN has called “the elite in the already elite field of management consultants.”