2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Farm Credit Welcome, Tom Nakano, CFO, AgWest Farm Credit
8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
General Session #1: The Trust Edge™: How Leaders and Organizations Drive Business Results & Get Their Voice Heard With Trust; David Horsager, CEO, Trust Leadership Institute
10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Breakout Sessions #1
#1A: Audit & Risk: Aligned Assurance Journey, Avery Hudson, Chief Audit Executive American Ag Credit; Erik Person, Chief Risk Officer, American AgCredit
#1B: Credit & Risk: Best Practices in YBS Lending, Paul Dietmann, Senior Focused Lending Specialist, Compeer Financial; Jesika Harper, VP AgVision, AgWest Farm Credit; Johanna Rohrer, Member Education & YBS Program Specialist, Horizon Farm Credit
#1C: Appraisal & Risk: Understanding Risk from Small Associations to Large, and impact upon Chattel Procedures, Derek Brown, Chattel Evaluator, American AgCredit; Ben Godbey, Executive Head of Evaluation Services, American AgCredit
#1D: Risk & Credit: Managing Cyber Risk: Insurability and Operational Resilience, Brian Clanton, Chief Risk Management Officer & EVP-Risk Management & Insurance, FCCS; Allison Pan, SVP Emerging Risks Group, Marsh McLennan; Reid Sawyer, US Cyber Risk Consulting Leader, Marsh McClennan
11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
1 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
General Session #2: Washington Update, Todd Van Hoose, President & CEO, Farm Credit Council
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Breakout Sessions #2
#2A: Audit, Credit & Risk: Regulatory Risk Update on Rapid Change, Paige Akins, Compliance Officer, Capital Farm Credit; Lori Graham, JD, General Counsel, Texas Farm Credit; Adam Schanz, JD, VP & Assistant General Counsel, AgFirst Farm Credit Bank
#2B: Audit, Credit & Risk: Scope & Eligibility: Living in the Grey, Barry Mardock, SVP Regulatory Affairs & Corporate Privacy Office, CoBank ACB; Owen Smith, Credit Training, AOS Credit Delivery Services, LLC
#2C: Appraisal: Future Focused: GIS Applications Throughout Your Business, Cameron Burford, CoFounder/Head of Development, Agcor by AQUAOSO; Adam Schmidt, Regional Manager, Appraisal Compeer; Jamieson Potter, CamoAg
#2D: Risk: Growing Your Risk Function, Bill Bathel, EVP Chief Alliance and Risk Officer, Farm Credit East ACA
3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Breakout Sessions #3
#3A: Audit: Agile Auditing in Action: A Farm Credit Adventure, Ashley Harris, Director Internal Audit, Texas Farm Credit Services
#3B: Credit, Audit & Risk: Mergers: Potholes in the Rear View
Moderator: Steve Leonard, Chief Credit Officer, AgSouth Farm Credit
Panelists: Ryan Davis, Chief Credit Officer, Horizon Farm Credit; Terry Hinds, Chief Asset Quality & Assurance Officer, Compeer Financial; Larry Pritchett, Chief Risk Officer, AgSouth Farm Credit
#3C: Appraisal: Appraisal Foundation Updates, Lisa Desmarais, Vice President, Appraisal Issues, The Appraisal Foundation
#3D: Risk, Appraisal & Audit: Using Data & Visualization in Your Risk Function,
Moderator: Jim Dunne, Chief Risk Officer, Farm Credit Illinois;
Panelists: John Barcelos, Executive Vice President - Chief Risk Officer, AgWest Farm Credit; Mark Hanna, Chief Risk Officer, Farm Credit Mid-America
5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
General Session #3: Cybersecurity Risks & Threats to Small & Mid-sized Financial Services Firms, Rachel Wilson, Director of Cybersecurity, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management; Former Head of Counterterrorism Operations, National Security Agency (NSA)
9:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Breakout Sessions #4
#4A: Risk/Audit/Credit/Appraisal: Women in Finance, Rachel Wilson, Director of Cybersecurity, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management; Former Head of Counterterrorism Operations, National Security Agency (NSA)
#4B: Audit & Credit: I Like Big BOTS and I Cannot Lie, Andrew Galazka, Managing Director, Protiviti, Nicholas Hoppenjans, VP, Automation Center of Excellence, CoBank
#4C: Appraisal, Credit & Risk: Land Value Stress Testing, Heidi Bubela, Director Quantitative Analysis Compeer Financial; David Dindermann, Regional Manager Appraisal Risk Management, Compeer Financial; Cynthia Olson, Solutions Analyst Appraisal Field Operations, Compeer Financial
#4D: Risk, Audit & Credit: Developing a Right-Sized Fraud Risk Assessment, Pam Verick, Director, Protiviti
11 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
General Session #4: The Future Economy: Growth Opportunities; Andrew Busch, Economic Futurist
12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Breakout Sessions #5
#5A: Audit: Evolution of the IT Universe, Jordan Hackney, Director, Protiviti; Jay Marziale, Internal Audit Manager. Farm Credit East, ACA; Daniel Nicholson, CPA,CFE, VP, Chief Audit Executive, Farm Credit East
#5B: Credit: Lessons the Workout Team Wished You Knew, Jonathan Almond, AgSouth Farm; Jeff Eisengmenger, VP Account Resolutions, Farm Credit Services of America / Frontier Farm Credit; Kathleen M. Roberts, SVP Institutional Recovery Management, CoBank
#5C: Appraisal/Credit: Appraisal Litigation Update, Craig Capilla, Attorney at Law, Franklin, Greenswag, Channon & Capilla LLC
#5D: Risk & Audit: Table Top Exercises for Cyber Security, Chad Toney, Chief Information Security Officer, AgFirst Farm Credit Bank
2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Breakout Sessions #6
#6A: Audit Roundtable #6: Internal Audit Best Practice Forum
Facilitators: Staci Brown, Chief Audit Executive, Yosemite Farm Credit; Jeff Heley, SVP Audit, AgCountry Farm Credit Services
#6B-1: Credit Roundtable (Small Associations):
Facilitators: Stephen Leonard, EVP, Chief Credit Officer, AgSouth Farm Credit; Matt Kesser, Regional President, Texas Farm Credit
#6B-2: Credit Roundtable (Medium Associations)
Facilitators: Curtis Rea, Credit Review Manager, AgFirst Farm Credit Bank
#6B-3: Credit Roundtable (Large Associations):
Facilitators: Russ Bushman, VP Wholesale Lending, AgriBank, FCB
#6C: Appraisal Roundtable,
Facilitators: Ray Wagester, VP Collateral Management, CoBank; Andrew Warner, VP & Chief Appraiser, GreenStone Farm Credit Services
#6D: Risk: Risk Roundtable
Facilitators: Jim Dunn, Chief Risk Officer, Farm Credit Illinois; Kim Pekar, SVP Risk, Capital Farm Credit
7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
General Session #5: Fireside Chat with FCA Board Chair, Honorable Vincent Logan, Board Chairman and CEO, Farm Credit Administration
9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
9:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Breakout Sessions #7
#7A: Audit, Risk & Credit: The ESG Journey – Farm Credit Tools & Perspectives, Sarah Harrington, VP Risk Management, Yosemite Farm Credit; Mindy Montgomery, Vice President ESG & Corporate Sustainability, CoBank; Jeff Schmidt, Chief Risk Officer, AgCountry Farm Credit
#7B: Credit: Lending in Current Markets, Clarence Plummer, SVP, CoBank; Bryan Stanek, Managing Director, Compeer Financial; Jaylen Wallace, Branch Manager, Texas Farm Credit
#7C: Appraisal: Producer Perspective, Mike Wargone, President, Port Blakely Tree Farms
#7D: Risk & Audit: Third-Party Risk Management, Kaih Taylor, Manager Third Party Risk Management, AgFirst Farm Credit Bank
10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
11 a.m. to Noon
General Session #6: Make Your Business Human, Matt Havens, Leadership Expert
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