STATE CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
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MEET OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER
SCOTT ORR, CFA
VICE PRESIDENT GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Scott is Vice President of Government Relations and Public Affairs for Fidelity Investments, serving in this role for more than eight years. He is a member of the Texas executive leadership team and is responsible for all of Fidelity’s regional governmental relationships at the local, state and federal levels, working closely with Fidelity’s Washington-based team. He also oversees Fidelity’s civic and community relations efforts, including volunteerism for its 6,000 Texas-based employees and working with its strategic nonprofit partners and other philanthropic efforts. He speaks frequently to client groups and financial professionals regarding the regulatory and political climate in Washington and its
implications for investors. In Scott’s original career with Fidelity Investments, he worked for 12 years as portfolio manager and money market group leader in the fixed income department of Fidelity Management & Research, managing over $11 billion in mutual funds. He currently is Public Policy Chair for the Dallas Regional Chamber and a boardmember of more than a dozen national and regional civic, trade and nonprofit organizations. Between his time at Fidelity as portfolio manager and his current role, Scott spent a decade serving as the CEO of two nonprofit organizations and seven years as an elected public school board trustee. Scott is a Chartered Financial Analyst and earned a BBA degree in accounting from Abilene Christian University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
MEET OUR VISITING EXECUTIVE OFFICER
COLLEGIATE DECA EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Lindsay Shannon Joyner is a senior studying Strategic Communications at the University of Utah. Through her seven years in DECA, she has served as both President of University of Utah DECA and Utah Collegiate DECA President. Lindsay has stayed involved at the high school level as a devoted coach to the American International School of Utah DECA members. A four-time state champion and former international champion, Lindsay is a hardworking competitor who enjoys helping members old and new prepare for conferences. During her undergraduate career, Lindsay has stayed involved as a sister of Kappa Delta Chi, a professional sorority dedicated to the betterment of underprivileged communities. During her free time, Lindsay enjoys spending time with her beloved cat Peach, perfecting her photography skills, and catching up on the latest independent films. She is thrilled to be serving as your Executive Vice President!