FDIC Directors College

Tuesday, April 16
Holiday Inn Executive Center, Columbia

sponsored by MBA and MIBA


The FDIC, in partnership with Missouri Bankers Association and Missouri Independent Bankers Association, is pleased to announce the 2024 Directors College. This one-day seminar is designed with bank directors in mind. The presentations will be delivered by a group of FDIC subject matter experts and will include up-to-date information on issues relevant to all bank directors, with an overall theme of corporate governance. As you finalize your training plans, please consider this unique opportunity to interact with your bank’s regulators and enhance your board’s experience and knowledge.

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for bank management teams, directors, significant shareholders, senior officers, new directors, advisory directors and compliance officers.

Program Highlights

General Session

A panel of FDIC representatives from the risk management and consumer protection divisions will discuss the importance of corporate governance. This session will include a state-specific economics briefing by the FDIC’s regional economist.

Accounting (breakout)

This session will address accounting for loan modifications and restructurings, regulatory reporting and accounting considerations of restructuring nonaccrual loans, and lessons learned in community bank implementation of CECL.

Agricultural Loan Analysis and Classification (breakout)

Agricultural loans are an important component of many community bank loan portfolios. This session will address underwriting guidelines, administration and classification guidelines for agricultural loans. Examples of analysis and classification of agricultural loans will be shared.

Capital Markets Hot Topics (breakout)

This session will address the recent rise in interest rates and how it affects interest rate risk, liquidity, capital and earnings. Topics will include interest rate risk modeling, liquidity risk measurement and investment portfolio oversight. Other topics will include the Community Bank Leverage Ratio and reciprocal deposits.

Consumer Protection (breakout)

This session will address major consumer protection concerns facing institutions today. Topics will include the evolving arena of fintech products and services, fair lending, Community Reinvestment Act, unfair or deceptive acts or practices, and flood insurance.

Cybersecurity (breakout)

FDIC Information Technology experts will provide an overview of today’s cyber threat environment and discuss strategies for reducing risk to the bank. Topics will include the primary types of cyberattacks affecting community banks, controls to protect against cyberattacks, and corresponding examination expectations.

Insider Abuse Prevention (breakout)

This session will explain why bank insiders commit fraud and share insights from the latest fraud research. Discussion will address practical tips for preventing insider abuse and takeaways from several recent bank failures that involved fraud.


8 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast
9 a.m.  General Session 
10:30 a.m.  Break 
10:45 a.m.  Breakout Sessions 
11:45 a.m.  Lunch 
12:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions 
1:45 p.m.  Break
2 p.m.  Breakout Sessions 
3 p.m.  Wrap Up 
3:30 p.m.  Adjournment 

Continuing Education

American Bankers Association (ABA) Professional Certifications has approved IRA BASICS SEMINAR for 7 CISP, CRSP, CTFA credits.
APPROVED NON-ABA CE search for training will appear as Missouri Bankers Association | IRA BASICS SEMINAR.

For More Information

Contact the MBA Education Department at 573-636-8151 or email.

Program Brochure

Date and Location

Tuesday, April 16
Holiday Inn Executive Center
2200 Interstate 70 Drive SW
Columbia, MO 65203

Hotel Reservations

Workshop participants should contact the Holiday Inn Executive Center directly at 573-445-8531 or book online. for reservations and ask for Missouri Bankers Association’s room block rate. The special group rate of $129 plus tax, per room, per day, single or double occupancy is available. Be sure to state you are attending the Missouri Bankers Association’s Directors College. A block of rooms is reserved for this meeting until March 17. After the cut-off date, availability is not guaranteed and room rates may revert to published rack rate. Be sure to make room reservations before the cut off date of March 17. Early reservations are encouraged!

Three Ways to Register

register icon    Online             
phone icon    Phone 573-636-8151 
mail icon    Mail check payable to Missouri Bankers Association and form to:
Missouri Bankers Association
P.O. Box 57
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Registration Fees

  • Banker Fee - $285
  • Bank Director Fee - $245

The cost of meals included in the registration fee for this meeting is $42. This information is provided for your bank’s tax records, in keeping with the IRS 50% deductible provisions under Section 274(n) of the Internal Revenue Code.


Full refunds will be granted for cancellations received by MBA at least 10 days before the seminar date. After that date, an administrative fee of $10 per canceled registration will be retained. Cancellations will not be accepted four days before the seminar. Substitutions are always permitted.

Disabilities/Dietary Restrictions

If you have any disabilities that require special assistance, contact Eric Lawson at MBA at 573-636-8151 and explain how we may best accommodate your needs.