The workshop is being presented by the FDIC, and will feature roundtable discussions with representatives from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, and the NC Office of the Commissioner of Banks. Specific topics will include:
- Key Risks to Fair Lending
- Vendor Management Risks and Information Security
- Regulatory Roundtables
- Effective Asset Liability Management
Confirmed speakers include:
Barbara Belfoure – Fair Lending Exam Specialist, FDIC
Barbara is one of two Fair Lending Exam Specialists in the Atlanta Regional Office. She has been with the FDIC for 30 years and has served in many positions. During the past ten years, she has handled fair lending discrimination cases for the states of Florida, Southern Georgia, North Carolina, and West Virginia. Barbara was a Compliance Review Examiner for over ten years, a commissioned Compliance examiner and an assistance Risk Management examiner in the Dallas Region.
Barbara has handled discrimination cases involving pricing and underwriting based on race, ethnicity, and gender; overt discrimination, age and various discrimination complaints. She has participated in numerous bankers outreach efforts, workshops and FDIC sponsored Bankers calls. In 2012, she was a presenter in the Fair Lending training video sponsored by the FDIC as one of the Chairman’s initiative for bankers. In addition, she serves as an instructor at the Fair Lending School sponsored by the FDIC’s Corporate University for its employees.
Stacy Dail – Senior Portfolio Analyst, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Stacy is a Senior Portfolio Analyst within the Supervision, Regulation and Credit Risk Management department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. In this role, she has responsibility for overseeing and monitoring the safety and soundness condition for a portfolio of community banks. She has been with the Federal Reserve since 2005. She has been in her current role since 2013 and primarily works with bank management on issues to examinations, current topics in supervisory oversight and overall safety and soundness concerns.
Kelly Maher – National Bank Examiner, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
Kelly is a senior examiner in the Charlotte field office and a subject matter expert in commercial credit and corporate governance activities. She joined the OCC in 2005 and has held a variety of leadership positions during her career, including being the Team Leader of the Charlotte field office from 2014 to 2017 and Analyst to the Assistant Deputy Comptroller (ADC) for three years before that. In late 2018, Kelly completed an eighteen-month leadership development program where she served as the acting Director for Commercial Credit Risk in OCC headquarters, ADC of the Chicago field office, and a large bank Team Lead for Enterprise Risk Management and Operational Risk for a period of six months each. She was key contributor to the OCC’s Semi-Annual Risk publications during 2018 and routinely met with industry groups and bankers to discuss supervisory priorities. Kelly is also has extensive problem bank experience as she served as examiner-in-charge of several problem institutions before and during the great recession.
Margaret Meyers – Risk Management Field Supervisor, FDIC
Margaret currently serves as Risk Management Field Supervisor for the Raleigh Territory, a multi-office territory covering the eastern half of North Carolina and all of Virginia and West Virginia. In her 27 years with FDIC, Margaret has examined banks primarily in North Carolina but also in South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Indiana, and Illinois. She has also instructed for FDIC’s Corporate University, including one teaching assignment with the Egyptian Banking Institute in Cairo. Additionally, she has been very involved in Directors’ Colleges in NC, SC, and WV. Margaret has served on several temporary assignments in the Atlanta Regional Office and at FDIC Headquarters in Washington, DC. Her experience on these assignments includes reviewing and processing problem bank cases for the Atlanta, Chicago, and New York regions.
Zach Presley – Senior Capital Markets Specialist, FDIC
Zach Presley serves as Senior Capital Markets Specialist for the Atlanta Region of the FDIC. He joined the FDIC in 2010 as an examiner in the Birmingham, Alabama office after having worked as a loan officer at a community bank in Southwest Georgia. Zach has conducted examinations at numerous banks throughout the region with a primary focus on asset/liability management. He currently serves as an instructor in the Asset Liability Management School at the FDIC’s Corporate University. Zach received his undergraduate degree in Finance from Valdosta State University and recently completed the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University.
Richard Snitzer – IT Examination Specialist, FDIC
Richard began his career with the FDIC in Lexington, KY, where he became a commissioned examiner in 1993. Soon after earning his commission, Richard began his Information Technology career that continues to serve him well today. He has examined banks with less than $10 million in assets all the way into the billions throughout the United States. Until recently, he has focused on examining large technology service providers and data centers. Richard currently serves as one of the Atlanta Region’s IT examination specialists. He has attained several certifications such as the Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Fraud Examiner, and Certified Business Continuity Professional. Richard has taught and helped develop IT courses for the FDIC including the Cybersecurity Initiative for the FDIC and Bankers.
Richard Stewart – Financial Program Manager, North Carolina Office of the Commissioner of Banks
Richard Stewart currently serves as the Financial Program Manager for the supervision of large banks with the Office of the North Carolina Commissioner of Banks. He joined the NCCOB in 2009 after beginning his banking career with Bank of America in 2001. During his tenure with the NCCOB, Richard has served as a community bank examiner and later was the central point of contact for an institution with assets greater than 10 billion. Richard is now entering his third year as a student at the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado. Richard served in the United States Marine Corps and obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Economics at UNC-Chapel Hill.
The NCBA has secured a discounted rate of $139/night for our attendees at the Greensboro – High Point Marriott. To secure this discounted rate, please use the link below or call the hotel directly at 336.852.6450 and request the NC Bankers Association rate for the night of November 13. The last day to book this discounted rate is Wednesday, October 23.
Please note that attendees are responsible for securing their hotel reservations.