Emerging Leaders in Banking 

The New Hampshire Bankers Association is pleased to offer several programs to all rising bankers in the State of New Hampshire! You are the future of the New Hampshire banking industry and there has never been a better time to get involved in your trade association. with the goal of continually identifying, training and offering ongoing support to emerging leaders who aspire to greater levels of responsibility in financial services.

Throughout the year, we offer a number of events to our Emerging Leaders Being part of our Emerging Leader programs will allow you to meet elected officials and policymakers who can profoundly impact the banking industry. 

During these events, we encourage you to ask questions and share specific examples of how the current regulatory climate has limited your bank’s ability to help customers, as well as specific examples of how your bank has made a difference in your community because of the commitment of bankers like you.
Capitol Day
The NH Bankers Capitol Day takes place during the NH legislative session. The day consists of visiting the NH State House, hearing from House and Senate leadership, visiting committee hearing, and hearing from other lawmakers. 

Emerging Leaders Trip to Washington, DC 
Each year NH Bankers hosts a special trip to Washington, DC just for rising leaders in the banking industry. The event includes meetings on Capitol Hill with NH lawmakers, engagement with top officials at the Federal banking agencies, and a visit to the American Bankers Association and the Independent Community Bankers of America. 

Northern New England School of Banking
The Northern New England School of Banking is a five-day residence session conducted annually in October. The school is designed as a “junior college” level program for low- to mid-level bank employees who have exhibited the capacity to advance themselves to positions of greater responsibility.

Day at the Federal Reserve
This is  a biennial, half-day event for emerging leaders in New England's banking industry. Providing a unique opportunity for banking professionals to network with peers, and to hear directly from Boston Fed leaders about the Federal Reserve System, the Boston Reserve Bank's work, receive regional and national economic updates, and a regulatory overview.
Emerging Leaders in Banking Conference
A day long program, the NH Bankers Emerging Leaders conference brings emerging leaders from across the state for educational opportunities, peer to peer networking, and continued learning opportunities. 

Peer Groups 
NH Bankers member banks have the opportunity to appoint representatives from their institution to our standing peer groups of discipline. Peer Group meetings provide a forum for participants to learn from their peers on current "hot" topics, as well as offer valuable input to NH Bankers on issues impacting New Hampshire's banking industry.