Nelson Shaffer Completes Graduate School of Banking
Nelson Shaffer, SVP/Toledo Market President for Citizens National Bank, was awarded a diploma on August 15, 2014, at commencement exercises during the 70th annual session of the prestigious Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The School, sponsored by state bankers associations from across the central United States, as well as the University of Wisconsin-Madison, was established in 1945 to provide bankers with an opportunity for advanced study and research in banking, economics and leadership. Instruction at the Graduate School of Banking takes place during two-week resident sessions for three consecutive summers, along with comprehensive study between summer resident sessions. The curriculum focuses on the management of strategic issues faced by banking executives and financial services industry professionals.
The Graduate School of Banking enrolls approximately 575 US and international professionals each year. Over 85 esteemed academicians, economists, government officials, and industry professionals comprise the School’s faculty.
Mike Adelman, president and CEO, Ohio Bankers League, Columbus, Ohio, was the featured speaker at commencement; Mr. Adelman, who is currently secretary for the GSB Board of Trustees, is a 2008 alumnus of the Graduate School of Banking.
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