Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 9:00 AM CDT
Friday, May 7, 2021 at 12:00 PM CDT

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Arkansas Community Bankers Association 
Chris Padgett

Arkansas Community Bankers
2021 CFO/Financial Officers Virtual Conference


The constant change in the community bank CFO’s environment — regulatory, legislative and COVID-19 — is creating very real challenges and burdens. In the shifting landscape of the financial services industry, CFOs are confronted daily by situations that call for a range of expertise. The importance of reliable tools and techniques is critical to bottom-line performance. Please join us and learn how to manage all critical aspects such as strategic planning, investment analysis, risk management and capital and funding requirements that can positively influence your bank’s profitability.

Who Should Attend

CFOs, Controllers, Investment Officers, Chief Risk Officers, Cashiers, Treasurers, Asset Liability Management Officers and Senior Bank Officers



Day 1 (May 6)

9:00 – 9:50 am        Strategic Plans, Capital Plans & Risk Appetites – How They Fit Together
                                 Heather Archer Eastep, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth

9:50 – 10:00 am      Break

10:00 – 10:50 am    Developing and Articulating Your Bank’s Risk Appetite
                                 Jeff Rigsby, President & CEO, CB Resource Inc.

10:50 – 11:00 am    Break

11:00 – 11:50 am    ALCO and Balance Sheet Management in the Era of COVID-19
                                Omar Hinojosa, CFA, Senior Consultant, Taylor Advisors

11:50 – 12:00 pm   Q&A and Day 1 Adjournment

Day 2 (May 7)

9:00 – 9:50 am       Remote Commerce: What’s your Digital Strategy?
                                Patrick Dix, Vice President - Strategic Alliances, SHAZAM

9:50 – 10:00 am      Break

10:00 – 10:50 am    Opportunities for Your Bank - Safety for Your Customers
                                 David Still, Regional Director, Intrafi Network

10:50 – 11:00 am    Break

11:00 – 11:50 am    Strategies to Improve Investment Portfolio Performance in Today’s
Rate Environment
                                James Reber, President & CEO, ICBA Securities

11:50 – 12:00 pm   Q&A and Conference Adjournment

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