Community Bank Strategic Planning Simplified

IT, Technology, & Operations

Community bank strategic planning is a commonly misunderstood aspect of appropriate corporate governance. Many directors think strategic planning to be boring, unproductive, or painful; however, an appropriate strategic planning process is none of these. Strategic planning should be engaging for the participants and should provide big-picture action items and accountability for the organization.  This webinar will provide a practical guide to community bank strategic planning.

Who Should Attend: Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operations Officer, Executive Vice President, Director


Learning Objectives

  • Understand the key aspects of a productive and enjoyable strategic planning process
  • Uncover specific strategic planning topics for consideration
  • Develop a specific plan to maximize the results of the bank strategic planning process


Greyson E. Tuck
Attorney & Consultant
Gerrish Smith Tuck

Greyson Tuck is a member of the board of directors of both the Memphis-based law firm of Gerrish Smith Tuck, PC, Attorneys and Gerrish Smith Tuck, Consultants, LLC. These two firms have assisted numerous community banks in virtually every state across the nation. Greyson’s legal and consulting practice places special emphasis on community bank holding company formation and use, community bank mergers and acquisitions, regulatory matters, corporate reorganizations, corporate taxation, general corporate law, and community bank strategic planning. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee, where he majored in accounting and finance, and received his law degree from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where he was a Herff Scholar. Greyson is a graduate of the Paul W. Barret, Jr. School of Banking and currently serves as a faculty member at a number of banking schools across the country. He is a frequent presenter at national and state bank association conferences and has authored a number of articles of interest to financial institutions. Greyson is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association and an active participant in the Memphis Bar Association.

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: Knowledge of strategic planning

Who Should Attend: Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operations Officer, Executive Vice President, Director

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

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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