Chief Risk Officer

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A strategic leader, teacher, and coach who marries analysis and attention to detail with a focus on the broader objectives and driving metrics. An achiever with an eye toward delivering value and continuous improvement in both functional and cross-functional settings. Effective communicator at all levels. Experience in large and small organizations. Specialties: Extreme ownership Belief Humility and mutual respect Empowering those around me Enterprise risk management Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) Capital planning & stress testing Bank regulatory relations Management reporting Financial planning & analysis Asset & Liability valuation Balance sheet strategies & restructuring Interest rate risk (IRR) management Wholesale funding portfolio management Contingency funding plan development & administration Investment portfolio management

Current Role

  • Company Name: First Financial Bank
  • Job Title: Chief Risk Officer
  • Start Date: March 2022
  • Company Industry: Banking
  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

First Financial Bank has been in the business of client service and success for more than 150 years. With more than 150 banking centers across Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois, we combine world-class financial expertise with personal community service that builds lifelong relationships.


Previous Role:

  • Company Name: First Financial Bank
  • Job Title: Senior Director, Enterprise Risk Management 
  • Start Date: March 2019