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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event listed below has been postponed.

The American Fraternal Alliance is continuing to support education and networking online. Visit our Webinars and Virtual Roundtables pages for more information.

Coronavirus Update

2020 Spring Symposium Logo


The Super​Connection Event for Fraternal Executives

Three tracks of workshops provide valuable takeaways, and formal and informal networking activities allow attendees to further customize their educational experience!

2020 Spring Symposium Tracks

(Click on the arrows for more information; additional speakers and sessions added soon.)

Communications & Community Service
Audience: Communications, Marketing, Fraternal, Sales

Vicki Vlach | Senior Corporate Communications and Event Specialist | Catholic Financial Life
Courtney Caughey-Stambul | PFA Communications Director | Polish Falcons of America
Raina Lojovich | Marketing and Events Coordinator | Catholic United Financial

Randa Zalman | CEO, Insurance Marketing Institute | Assistant Professor, Bellevue University
Susan Detlefsen | Senior Communications Specialist | Catholic United Financial

Randa Zalman | CEO, Insurance Marketing Institute | Assistant Professor, Bellevue University
Katlyn Gerken | Regional Outreach Manager and Contributing Editor | Catholic Order of Foresters
Vicki Vlach | Senior Corporate Communications and Event Specialist | Catholic Financial Life

Tamara Edwards | Principal | Tamara Edwards & Co.

Callie Briese | Director of External Affairs | Thrivent Financial

Audience: CEOs, other C-Suite, Board Chairs, Executive Committees

The Alliance partners with the Young Professional Network to launch a survey aimed at capturing chapter leader feedback.

Rick Kleven | Vice President Government Affairs | Thrivent
Tim Saccoccia | Senior Policy Director | Knights of Columbus

Todd W. Martin | Partner | Stinson LLP
Craig Van Dyke, CFA | President and CEO | Western Financial Life Association
Frank J. Spula | President | Polish National Alliance of the U.S. of N.A.

Kelly Bretz | Director of Enterprise Risk Management | Catholic United Financial

Audience: Product, IT, Sales, Finance

Leslie A. Hernandez | Corporate Training and Development Manager | Knights of Columbus

Augustine Faucher | Chief Economist | The PNC Financial Services Group

Terry Martin | Conning Insurance Research Author | Conning

Brett Carter | Engagement Director | The Jacobsen Group
Zachary Finn | Clinical Professor & Director of Davey Risk Management & Insurance Program | Butler University

Tamara Edwards | Principal | Tamara Edwards & Co.




(Fees will increase 20% after online registration closes on May 20.)
Fraternal Members - $425
Associate Members - $600
(Sponsors of any Alliance event pay the Fraternal Member fee.)
Non Members - $1,200

Important Dates

  • After May 1, there are no refunds.
  • After May 6, rooms in the hotel block may be unavailable.
  • After May 20, online registration closes, and only onsite registration will be available.

Cancellation Policy

All registration cancellation and refund requests must be made in writing by May 1, 2020. A refund of all fees, minus a $25 administration fee, will be given for cancellations received by that date. No refunds will be granted for requests postmarked after May 1, 2020.

Submit all requests to Alliance Registration via email at info@fraternalalliance.org.

Alliance regrets that refunds will not be given for no shows. All requests for exceptions to the cancellation/refund policy must be submitted in writing by the registrant with appropriate documentation no later than May 24, 2020. After that time, no refund considerations will be made.

A transfer of your full registration is permitted prior to the conference by submitting written request to info@fraternalalliance.org. Onsite transfers must be accompanied by proof of the original confirmation letter. The individual submitting the transfer request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with that substitution.