Tuesday, September 14, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM CDT
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Chris Padgett 
Arkansas Community Bankers AssociationChris Padgett

Arkansas Community Bankers
2021 CFO/Financial Officers Conference

** Now VIRTUAL **

5 CPE Credits!


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


9:00 – 9:55 am       Strategic Plans, Capital Plans & Risk Appetites – How They Fit Togethe
                                Heather Archer Eastep, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth

10:00 – 10:55 am    ALCO and Balance Sheet Management in the Era of COVID-19
                                Todd Taylor, CFA, CPA, Managing Director, Taylor Advisors

10:55 – 11:05 am    Break

11:05 – 12:00 pm    Remote Commerce: What’s your Digital Strategy?
                                 Patrick Dix, Vice President - Strategic Alliances, SHAZAM

12:00 – 12:45 pm    Lunch

12:50 – 1:45 pm      Opportunities for Your Bank - Safety for Your Customers
                                 David Still, Regional Director, Intrafi Network

  1:50 – 2:45 pm      Strategies to Improve Investment Portfolio Performance in Today’s
                                 Challenging Rate Environment
                                 Ricky Brillard, Investment Strategist, Vining Sparks

 3:00  pm                 Q&A and Conference Adjournment


Delivery Method: Group Live

Program Level: Overview

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

CPE Credits Available (2- Economics, 3- Finance) 5 Total

Course Policies: For more information on refunds, concerns and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 501-246-4975 or at info@arcommunitybankers.com.

Arkansas Community Bankers is a member of the Arkansas State Roster program. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE sponsors through its website