Connie LaChance

Connie LaChance is a Payments Consultant & Auditor with over 19 years of experience in the financial industry. In her experience as the Payments Systems Manager at Ent Credit Union, Connie has an extensive background in vendor evaluation, system conversions and overall system management for the institution’s ACH platform. During her tenure at the credit […]

Jim Petkovits

As a Payments Consultant with Wespay Advisors, Jim Petkovits has more than 25 years of experience in the payments industry focusing on ACH and Check rules and regulations. Jim has an extensive background in providing education and training to financial institutions, service providers and payments innovators. During his tenure in payments, he has become a […]

Patty Presta

Patty Presta works with Wespay Advisors’ clients to conduct ACH Audits, helping our clients meet annual compliance requirements. As a long-term payments professional, Patty is an Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) and a National Check Professional (NCP). She currently sits on Nacha’s AAP Blue Ribbon Panel and regularly teaches courses on a variety of payments-related topics. […]

Bill Schoch

Bill Schoch brings more than thirty years of electronic payments experience to his role as a Senior Payments Consultant for Wespay Advisors. With his background working for leading payments organizations, including Visa International, Citibank, N.A., and Nacha, he offers both the network and financial institution perspectives for client engagements. Bill has extensive experience in the […]

Angie Smith

With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, Angie Smith is an industry recognized expert in check and electronic payments regulation. She has an extensive background in the development and implementation of policies and procedures related to check/image processing, exception processing and remote deposit capture product offerings. During her tenure at […]

Brian Stearns

Brian Stearns is a Senior Payments Consultant with Wespay Advisors, in addition to his role as Vice President, Supervisor of Risk Management Services. Brian spent almost 10 years working for credit unions processing and managing electronic payments systems, including over 6 years at Farmers Insurance Group Federal Credit Union where he managed the ACH, Share […]

Kristin Butcher

As a Risk & Compliance Auditor for Wespay Advisors, Kristin Butcher conducts ACH Audits and Risk Reviews for our clients. Prior to joining our company, she spent 15 years as an Assistant ACH Manager for a credit union where she managed the ACH processing team, including compliance, audits, daily transaction processing, and oversight for projects […]

Nathan Carman

As a Payments Consultant & Auditor with Wespay Advisors, Nathan Carman brings over 20 years of experience in the banking industry, including over 14 years in various positions in retail branch banking and almost 6 years at Technology Credit Union managing ACH, Share Draft, Wire, ATM and Card Services. He has focused his career on […]

John Curtis

As a Senior Payments Consultant, John Curtis offers over 30 years of experience in payments and financial services. John has deep expertise in management of retail branch operations, core system conversions and integration, and treasury and product management for payments applications in both financial institutions and payment service providers. Throughout his career, he has gleaned […]