Speaker Profile

John Albers
State Senator

Speaker Bio

Senator John Albers represents the 56th District, which includes portions of Fulton and Cherokee County. John is an experienced technology, cyber-security, marketing, finance and operations executive most recently serving as the CIO for Atlanta-based law firm, Fisher Phillips. As a Georgia State Senator, John serves as chairman of the Public Safety committee and the vice chairman of the Regulated Industry and Finance committees. He is also a member of the Rules, Appropriations, Veterans, Military and Homeland Security, and State & Local Government Operations committees. Senator Albers is a member of the Senate leadership serving as the Chief Deputy Whip and serves as the chairman of the Atlanta-Fulton County Delegation.

Speaker Events

John, Kris and Adam who represented the accounting, legal and insurance industries in the panel discussion: The New Workplace Strategies for Professional Services Organization will be in the Meet the Experts lounge following their session from 10:00-10:45 ET on Thursday May 14. They helped us navigate how the changes they were forced to make in 2020 are impacting their workforce strategy for 2021 so join them for a deeper dive following the session. If you have not registered for the panel discussion, click: Sign Up. Add the Meet the Experts session to your calendar by clicking the sign-up button above.

2021-05-13 Network & Connect

Professional services organizations are traditionally an office-bound workforce, but in 2020 they had to go against tradition and field a virtual workforce. Lockdowns restricted staff to their homes, slowed down client projects and impacted billable work. Economic uncertainty impacted client budgets leading to the need for cost and operational efficiencies. Join our expert panel from the accounting, legal and insurance industries to navigate how changes they were forced to make in 2020 are impacting their workforce strategy for 2021.

2021-05-13 The Marketplace