How to Diagnose Your Credit Culture and Reposition It to Support Your Risk Appetite and Risk Tolerance

Credit & Lending

Bank regulators expect financial organizations to build, implement, and maintain strong credit cultures.  The key element in a strong credit culture is strong credit risk management, and this course offers some credit risk discipline tools to test and check the strength of the organization’s credit risk management.

Who Should Attend: Credit Analysts and Lenders, Senior Lenders and Credit Risk Officers, Executive Management, Bank Directors

Learning Objectives

  • Learn elements of a strong credit culture
  • Explain linkage between credit culture and credit risk management
  • Identify, evaluate, and manage organization’s transaction, intrinsic, and concentration risks
  • Learn how to employ credit discipline tools essential to a strong credit risk management and its culture


Dev Strischek
Devon Risk Advisory Group
As principal of Devon Risk Advisory Group, Dev Strischek specializes in credit risk and commercial banking management, training, and development. He is a frequent speaker, instructor, advisor, and writer for many different educational groups and associations. Dev is also recently retired from his role as SVP and senior credit policy officer at SunTrust Bank, Atlanta, where he was responsible for developing, implementing, and administering credit policies for SunTrust’s wholesale lines of business; including commercial, commercial real estate, corporate investment banking, capital markets, business banking and private wealth management.

Webinar Fees

Pricing For Price Season Pass
Bank Member $195 $0
Bank Nonmember $249 $0
Affiliate Member $195 $0
Affiliate Nonmember $249 $0

Season Pass Members receive 4 individual logins to every webinar

Additional Info

Participants will earn 1.0 CPE credit

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Refunds and Cancellations: Webinar registrations are non-refundable. If the registrant is unable to attend the designated time and date of the webinar, a playback link and any written materials will be provided within 2 business days following the conclusion of the webinar

Western Bankers Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. 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


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