Building Pay-It-Forward Hearts in Your Company

Guest Presenter: Julie Peterson Klein, EVP, Chief Culture Officer, Bell Bank
Webinar Date: November 21, 2019
Webinar Time (CST): 12:10pm

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As chief culture officer at Bell Bank, Julie Peterson Klein has a unique title. Hear from Julie on how Bell has experienced phenomenal growth, while continuing to embrace its award-winning family atmosphere – thanks in part to a Pay It Forward program that has empowered millions in employee and community giving. Find out how you can begin, in large and small ways, to build your own culture of paying it forward.

  • Registration: Free
  • Start Time: 12:10 p.m. CST
  • Length: 45 minute presentation with 5 minute Q/A
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As EVP/chief culture officer at Bell Bank, Julie Peterson Klein leads the company’s unique “bottom line” mission of “Happy Employees! Happy Customers!” Julie inspires passion in Bell team members to live the company’s values of promoting a family atmosphere, providing unequaled personal service, and paying it forward by giving back to the community.

Julie has 25+ years of banking and leadership experience, the past 20 with Bell, where she evangelizes the company culture and leads human resources for the company’s 1,300 team members. Julie was instrumental in implementing Bell’s Pay It Forward program, which has empowered employees to give more than $13 million to those in need. Her role includes encouraging employee mentorship and leadership, inspiring employees to lead in community service, and ensuring team members are recognized for employment anniversaries, personal milestones and outstanding service. Julie created the bank’s How Bell of You program to recognize acts of exceptional kindness; the top nominees each year are honored with Bell Value Awards. Julie’s drive to bring her best every day inspires everyone around her.

Julie is a certified senior professional in human resources and a member of the FM Human Resources Association. She is Bell’s United Way coordinator and a Key Club member. Julie currently serves on the boards of TEDxFargo, Unseen, Face-It-Together, InSports Foundation, and the National Pay It Forward Foundation. She also works seasonally for the Toronto Film Festival and the Academy Awards. Julie is a dedicated career woman, wife and mother of three children: Ava, Lola and Cruz.


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