Our work begins by learning about a client's needs. Contact one of our business advisors to discuss how The BB&T Leadership Institute can guide your leaders, teams, and organization in developing and applying effective leadership skills and strategies.

Business Advisors

The BB&T Leadership Institute’s business advisors are focused on specific geographic markets across the country. These advisors work with clients to identify key areas of needs and develop an initial customized plan of work. Please contact the business advisor working in your headquarter’s location.

Don Geletko works with companies in Kentucky, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Geletko also works with companies in Northern California, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Utah. Contact: dgeletko@bbandt.com or 336-862-1524.

Lisa Zaleon works with companies in the Triad and Triangle, in eastern regions of North Carolina, South Carolina and all of Georgia. Zaleon also works with companies in the BB&T Valley region, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. Contact: lzaleon@bbandt.com or 336-862-1542.

Brian Wagner works with companies in the BB&T Metrolina region. Wagner also works with companies in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Southern California, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. Contact: bwagner@bbandt.com or 336-862-1549.