Directors’ Role in Credit Risk Management


Understanding the definition of credit risk and the directors’ role in risk management is fundamental to any bank, regardless of asset size. In this WiBinar, the discussion will cover those elements and also include the importance of a strong credit culture in managing credit risk, and how it can be effectively implemented and maintained by the board of directors.

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Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the importance of the regulatory impact on credit culture
  • Show how and why a strong credit culture depends on effective credit risk management
  • Explain how and why credit discipline tools are critical to credit risk management


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.

WiBinar 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 WiBinar.

This WiBinar is ideal for

Director, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Credit Officer, Chief Risk Officer