Chicago District: Economic Assessment

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Thursday, February 21, 2019
Bloomingdale, IL


Join the PMA Chicago District for a 2019 economic assessment by Dr. George Mokrzan, director of economics at Huntington Private Bank / Wealth and Investment Management & Huntington National Bank.

Dr. Mokrzan will discuss the current state of the economy including steel tariffs, U.S. trade agreements, and much more. Following the presentation, there will be dinner and networking with other attendees.

George Mokrzan, PhD, Director of Economics, Huntington Private Bank / Wealth and Investment Management & Huntington National Bank

An economist with more than 25 years of experience, Dr. George Mokrzan is director of economics for Huntington Private Bank / Wealth and Investment Management and Huntington National Bank. In that capacity, he provides economic analysis and commentary to management and clients, giving them insight into the global economy as well as the local economies served by Huntington. Dr. Mokrzan first joined Huntington in 1996. He has been recognized as an important source for commentary on employment, manufacturing and international trade and its impact on the Midwest.

Previously, Dr. Mokrzan was both the vice chairman and chairman of the Economic Advisory Committee of the American Bankers’ Association.  For 10 years he served on this national committee that meets regularly with policy officials. He is a panelist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Livingston Survey and also serves on the CNN Money Economist Poll. 

Prior to his career at Huntington, he was the senior economist covering Australia and New Zealand for WEFA, Inc., an economic consulting firm in Philadelphia. Immediately out of graduate school, he taught economics in the S.U.N.Y. system.

Dr. Mokrzan earned a doctorate in economics from Duke University in 1990, with a specialization in macroeconomics, international economics and econometrics.  He earned a master’s degree in economics from Duke University and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Rochester.


Cocktails 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Program 5:00 - 5:45 p.m.
Dinner to follow


Jameson’s Charhouse
94 Stratford Drive
Bloomingdale, IL 60108


$40 PMA member
$50 Nonmember

Registration deadline is February 18.

For more information, please contact Laura Profita. To register over the phone, please contact Joe Zgrabik at 216-901-8800.