Dates of Event & Pricing

$249 for Webinar and Playback*

*Playback has no expiration and may be shared internally.

  • Wednesday, June 12, 2019

  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm (Eastern Time)

  • 11:00 – 12:00 pm (Central Time)

  • 10:00 – 11:00 am (Mountain Time)

  • 9:00 – 10:00 am (Pacific Time)


What bank and CU directors and executive management need to know to ensure sound credit risk management

Executive management is expected to take the lead in establishing successful credit risk management and a sound credit culture to support the organization’s credit risk strategies.  In this credit webinar, lending expert Dev Strischek will offer financial services directors and executives tips on how to monitor their institution’s credit risk management efforts, including credit discipline tools, in their overview responsibilities.

Training Objectives

  • Recognize the importance that market and regulatory agencies place on a financial institution’s credit culture
  • Understand the critical role the board of directors and executive management must play to implement and maintain that 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 successful credit risk management, executive management and bank directors

Attendees will gain a better understanding about:

  • How credit risk is defined and its prominence among other enterprise risks
  • The role of Credit Risk Management for ensuring stability and orderly shareholder value
  • 4 primary types of credit cultures found among banks and CUs
  • The ‘optimal’ credit culture described
  • OCC policy expectations and audit challenges
  • Red flags around out-of-date credit policies
  • TPE Remediation


  • The Credit Discipline Tool Checklist and what these 14 tools mean to you and your credit team
  • Sample Policy Template – What Your Policies Should Contain and Key Policy Writing Tips and Tricks
  • Gap Analysis Checklist of Credit Policy Contents


  • Dev Strischek

    Dev Strischek

    Devon Risk Advisory Group / Principal

    A frequent speaker, instructor, advisor and writer on credit risk and commercial banking topics and issues, Martin J. "Dev" Strischek is principal of Devon Risk Advisory Group based near Atlanta, Georgia. Dev advises, trains, and develops for financial organizations risk management solutions and recommendations on a range of issues and topics, e.g., credit risk management, credit culture, credit policy, credit and lending training, etc. Dev is the former SVP and senior credit policy officer at SunTrust Bank, Atlanta. He was responsible for developing, implementing, and administering credit policies for SunTrust’s wholesale lines of business--commercial, commercial real estate, corporate investment banking, capital markets, business banking and private wealth management. Prior to SunTrust, Mr. Strischek was chief credit officer for Barnett Bank’s Palm Beach market. Dev is also a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s (FASB’s) Private Company Council (PCC).


1.0 CPE Credits & 1.2 AAP Credits