Certification Quarterly Audio Conference Series

Time: 11:00 am Eastern | 10:00 am Central | 9:00 am Mountain | 8:00 am Pacific

Length: 60 Minutes

This four-part audio conference series is designed specifically for community bankers and will offer a one-hour audio conference on Thursday February 20, May 15, August 6 and November 20. These audio conferences will last approximately an hour each and will be full of important advice and information.

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Contact ICBA Education at education@icba.org or 800-422-7285



Mortgage Reform: What’s Working and What’s Not:
February 20

Key Takeaways

Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Determine whether your bank is on the right track as it adapts to the new regulatory environment
  2. Spot possible changes to your institution’s compliance program
  3. Recognize new opportunities and develop a plan for implementation

The effective dates have come and gone for most of the final rules, so where are you at with mortgage reform. Is your community bank positioned to take advantage of the new opportunities in the current regulatory environment?

This audio call will focus on the early challenges, lingering misconceptions, and unturned opportunities for community banks. Throughout the session compliance experts, Lindsay LaNore and David Bequeaith will provide practical tips and spotlight best practices being applied by your fellow community banks. Learn whether your bank is on the right track as it adapts to this new regulatory environment.

Session Objectives:

Participants will:

  • Discuss challenges and common misconceptions of the final rules
  • Review best practices being implemented by other community banks
  • Determine if your bank is on track
  • Identify opportunities for your bank
  • Develop a plan for implementing changes


David Bequeaith is the President, Managing Director for Bequeaith, a Division of TIB Service Company. He has 27 years of regulatory, banking and consulting experience.

Lindsay LaNore is a Director of Compliance and Training Services with Bequeaith, a Division of TIB Service Company. She is responsible for the direction of on-site review and support of compliance performance at client banks. Additionally, Lindsay is the national coordinator of compliance training materials offered by BBS.




Auditing for Resilience:
May 15

Is your community bank resilient?

Is your community bank prepared should an unexpected disaster occur?

This audio call will explain how to develop and perform an audit to test your community bank’s readiness to respond to a variety of disasters. This 60 minute session, featuring Tom Danielson will address a range of natural disasters, including hurricanes, tornados, earthquakes, floods and fire. Tom will also discuss auditing your bank’s succession plan, emergency liquidity plan, and business continuity plan.

Tom Danielson is a Partner with CliftonLarsonAllen, specializing in banking matters. For nearly 30 years, Tom has provided audit, tax and consulting services for community bankers. Tom routinely consults with bankers in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, capital planning, loan review, regulatory assistance, strategic planning and internal audit assistance. Tom also has a wide range of experience with fraud and embezzlement investigations.




Compliance Hot Topics:  Looking to Beat the Heat with a Timely Compliance Update?:
August 6

Do you feel like the summer heat has melted away your compliance precision? Join us for a lively discussion on the hottest compliance topics surfacing at community banks during the last few months. With the fog of the January mortgage reform requirements lifting a little, community banks are still facing numerous regulatory compliance challenges. Stay one step ahead of the regulators as we discuss the latest deposit and lending compliance issues facing community banks right now including:

  • TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures
  • Interagency HELOC Guidance Published July 1, 2014
  • Overdraft Fee Practices and Recent Regional Guidance from the FDIC
  • Flood Insurance Coverage Changes
  • New HMDA Proposed Rule

David Bequeaith
President/Managing Director
Bequeaith, A Division of TIB Service Company

Lindsay Lanore
Director of Compliance & Training Services
Bequeaith, A Division of TIB Service Company



Certification Quarterly Audio Conference:
November 20

Speaker: CliftonLarsonAllen



* ICBA Member/ICBA Non-Member; All options include handouts.

1 CPE Credit per audio conference

Program Level: Basic-Intermediate

For more information, call 800-422-7285.

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