John Ulzheimer is a nationally recognized expert on credit reporting, credit scoring and identity theft, and has worked in the credit industry since 1991. Formerly of FICO, Equifax, Credit.com, and a contractor for VantageScore Solutions for 8 years, John is the only recognized credit expert who actually comes from the credit industry. He has served as an expert witness in more than 650 credit related lawsuits, has provided sworn testimony over 110 times, and has been qualified to testify in both Federal and State courts on the topic of consumer credit. John is the author of four books and thousands of articles about credit, and has been quoted thousands of times by national and regional media on credit related topics. John has presented at every CreditCon since the inception of the event
Matt Liistro is Co-Founder of Credit Admiral Software and a 26 year veteran of the Credit Repair Industry. Matt is the organizer of the annual CreditCon Event. Matt is a published author appearing in numerous publications including Yahoo Finance, Dow Jones Marketplace, and The Washington Business Journal. Matt’s expertise lies in the credit disputing process. Matt is passionate about uniting credit industry professionals and the sharing of credit knowledge.
John Watts is the Owner of Watts & Herring, a consumer litigation firm in Birmingham, AL. John has 25 years of experience working on various civil litigation cases. John has experience suing debt collectors, mortgage companies, and negligent companies that cause harm to consumers.
Shiva Bhaskar is a consumer rights attorney, whose practice focuses primarily on litigating cases involving the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Shiva is the principal attorney of Gopal Law Group, a consumer rights law firm. He is also the head attorney and cofounder of Tier One Credit, a credit repair firm based in California. Tier One Credit operates on a pay per delete basis, and emphasizes both restoring credit, as well as building positive new credit. Shiva is proud to be at the nexus of credit repair and credit / debt litigation. Shiva has trained numerous real estate and mortgage professionals in best practices for credit restoration & credit management. He has educated members of the South Bay Association of Realtors, Inland Valley Association of Realtors, LeaderOne Financial, Bank of The West, and more. Shiva is a proud member of the National Association of Consumer Advocates, the American Bar Association, and the State Bar of California. Shiva is a 2010 graduate of the UCLA School of Law, where he participated in Mock Trial, Moot Court and the Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs. Shiva graduated from UCLA in 2005, with a BA in Political Science.
In just 3.5 years, Dylan and his team have achieved phenomenal success in credit repair. Their remarkable achievement: serving over 10,000 clients through referral-based business alone. With zero spending on advertising or marketing, Dylan’s company thrives on client trust and recommendations.With a dedicated team of 48 professionals, Dylan has established an enviable reputation. Their impressive seven-figure revenue showcases their expertise and the power of word-of-mouth referrals. They’ve made a strong impact in the real estate affiliate space, collaborating with over 950 superfans, realtors, lenders, and industry experts.Recognized in publications like Forbes and Yahoo Finance, Dylan and his team are trusted leaders in credit repair. Their unwavering dedication to exceptional service and the power of referrals continue to propel their business, setting them apart in the industry.
Mr. Morrissey was a Senior Manager, Data Science & Analytics, Client Consulting at the credit reporting agency TransUnion for 17 years. Thomas used bureau data for a variety of analytic and modeling purposes and delved deep into Metro 2 data and reporting practices.Thomas was also a Finance & Risk Advisor at Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics for more than 175 years.Mr. Morrissey has been in financial services and credit risk management his entire 30-year career and is adept at helping financial institutions identify business issues, transform data into actionable intelligence, increase organizational performance, drive revenue, and improve client relationships. Thomas has an MBA from Loyola University Chicago and BS in Business from Marquette University. He is a Director-at-Large for the American Statistical Association (Chicago Chapter) and an active consultant/ advisor with a number of global expert consulting network firms.