For more than 25 years, Tom Chulick has championed regional economic growth as a financial services industry executive and a committed civic leader. Since March 2018, Tom has served the St. Louis Regional Chamber as President and CEO. At the Edward Jones Dean’s Breakfast Series on September 6, Chulick will discuss keys to growing the St. Louis economy and the Chamber’s priorities to help drive that growth.
Tom Chulick currently serves as President and CEO of the St. Louis Regional Chamber. Chulick is the former Chairman, CEO and President of UMB Bank in St. Louis. He specialized in business growth, commercial banking, brokerage, institutional asset management, wealth management and treasury services. During his tenure at UMB, the St. Louis Region market achieved unprecedented sales growth with a six-year compounded annual growth rate over 24%. Tom led a successful turnaround in three markets and as a result, his model became the UMB Bank standard. During his tenure, Forbes Magazine recognized UMB Bank as one of the best run banks in America for five consecutive years.
Chulick holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management from Rockhurst University. He previously served as a member of the Chaifetz School of Business Executive Advisory Board.
The event begins with a free networking breakfast starting at 7:30 a.m. in the Shanahan Atrium of Cook Hall. The presentation begins at 8:00 a.m. in the Anheuser Busch Auditorium. Complimentary parking is available in the University's Laclede Garage (3642 Laclede Ave.) for non-SLU guests. Please keep the parking ticket received upon entry to the garage. An exit pass will be provided to you at the event's registration table.