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Rose Senior, B.Com, CPM
Principal Marketing Manager, Workday

Rose Senior is a certified payroll management professional with over 28 years of experience in, Canada, US and Global, payroll administration. Rose has a strong passion for payroll and HR trends. In her current role as Principal Product Marketing Manager at Workday, her primary responsibility is to drive awareness and growth of modern payroll technology, with the objective of raising the bar for payroll and making the payroll professional life better.



Jill Silman Chapman, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, MS-HRM
Senior Performance Consultant, Insperity Recruiting Services

Jill Silman Chapman is a Senior Performance Consultant with Insperity Recruiting Services. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of Texas at Austin, a Master's degree in HR Management from Tarleton State University, SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications, and has 25+ years' experience in the HR and recruiting industry.

Ms. Chapman partners with clients in order to recruit and train staff with an emphasis on productivity and performance. Through presentations, webinars and podcasts, she helps businesses find the best talent with the latest in recruitment strategy, talent attraction methods and technology. Ms. Chapman has been quoted as a business expert in such media outlets as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and CBS MarketWatch, and has worked with such clients as Marriott, Fox Sports, Monster.com and HR.com.



Coach Bob Slowik
Speaker, Author, Coach and Founder of Coach Slow’s Land of Xs, Os, & Beyond

Twenty years as an NFL coach and member of a Super Bowl Championship team provided a perspective on leadership that few people experience.

Over the course of his almost thirty-five-year football career, Bob Slowik taught leadership and motivation, while experiencing first-hand what it takes to face and conquer competition.

On his national speaking tour, he shares these lessons on mindset development and how to harness passion to achieve objectives. These messages not only resonate with athletes and other coaches, but with professionals in the business community who contend with challenges daily.

Founder of Coach Slow's Land of Xs, Os & Beyond; developer of a boot camp-style web clinic, NFLLeadership.com; and author of Sixty Minutes to a Lifetime: Lessons I’ve Learned About Life and Football from My NFL Coaching Career; Coach Bob Slowik offers support and guidance for anyone with a game day to face.



Brian Slowik
Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Operations, rapid! PayCard

Brian Slowik is currently the Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Operations, rapid! PayCard, a UniRush, LLC product. Brian brings to his role more than 30 years of management, leadership and entrepreneurial experience. Prior to joining UniRush, Brian most recently held Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Operations, rapid! PayCard at WEX Inc. As part of WEX’s prepaid card business rapid! PayCard expanded the number of active paycards 608%. Rapid! PayCard gained market share into a variety of domestic verticals including, staffing, manufacturing, and healthcare, hospitality, quick serve restaurant and payroll to name but a few. Prior to joining WEX he was the President and a founder of rapid! Financial Services (rapid! PayCard) from 2004 until it was acquired by Wright Express (WEX) in April of 2011.

From 1997 until 2008 Mr. Slowik served as Vice President of Sembler Investments and held leadership positions in numerous portfolio companies. From 1988 until 1997 he finished his career at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals as the Area Account Director, New Jersey Area after earning three previous promotions during his tenure. Brian holds a BS Public Relations, College of Journalism and Communications from the University of Florida.



Robert Swingler, CPP
Director of Payroll Systems, Superior Energy Services

Robert Swingler is the Director of Payroll Systems for Superior Energy Services in Houston, Texas. Robert has over 19 years of payroll experience and was an integral part of several payroll system implementations and acquisitions. As Payroll Director he manages a team of 9, paying 13 FEIN’s with over 5,000 employees. Robert has his BA in Accounting and is CPP Certified.

On a local level, Robert is the Treasurer for the Houston Chapter of the APA and has served in many positions including Chapter President of the Houston Chapter in 2010.

On a state wide level, Robert also on the Board off the Texas Payroll Conference.



Frank Tresnak
Symmetry Software

For over 15 years, Frank Tresnak has worked closely with payroll tax related software – becoming deeply involved in the design compliance issues related to electronic withholding forms and location-based tax systems. Tresnak is a member of the American Payroll Association’s Emerging Technology Sub-Committee of the SPLTF, the Government Affairs Task Force for Pennsylvania Taxes and the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations. Tresnak has spoken to APA and payroll related groups for over 10 years.