Thank you to those who were able to join us for the 2016 FINPACK Lenders Conference. We had a great turnout for the event, and sincerely enjoyed having the opportunity to interact with such a wide variety of our partners–from those who have used FINPACK for decades, to those who are investigating it as a tool for future use, and everyone in between.
We are working to plan the 2017 conference. Please check back soon for more details.
Wednesday, December 7
10:00 a.m. Welcome
10:10 a.m. Financing Ag in Tough Times, Jason Henderson
12:00 p.m. Lunch & Learn
1:00 p.m. Deep Data Dive: Cash to Accrual and Beyond, Dale Nordquist and Bob Craven
2:00 p.m. Working with Customers in Challenging Times, panel
Denny Everson, First Dakota National Bank, Yankton, SD
Neal Wietgrefe, Wells Fargo, Aberdeen, SD
Jerry Adams, State Bank of Reeseville, Reeseville, WI
Kevin Klair, moderator
3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Cashflows: When does it become a collateral problem?, Dale Nordquist
3:35 p.m. FINPACK Feature Buffet, FINPACK Team
5:00 to 7:30 p.m. Reception
Thursday, December 8
8:00 a.m. How Can I Counsel Borrowers Without Facing Lender Liability?, Denny Everson
8:45 a.m. Credit Risk: A Threat to Your Future, Jeff Judy
9:45 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. FINPACK Commercial, Wynn Richardson
10:15 a.m. Risk Assessment: Making the Credit Decision, Jeff Judy
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Feedback / Wrap Up
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
Denny Everson currently serves on First Dakota National Bank’s board of directors. He is retired from First Dakota National Bank, Yankton, S.D., where he served as president of the Agri-Business Division and director of branch administration. He is co-developer of the SDBA’s beginning and experienced ag lender schools. Everson is a director for Farmer Mac and served as chairman of the ABA’s Ag and Rural Bankers Committee. He received SDSU’s Distinguished Alumnus Award in 1999 and was recognized as SD Cattlemen’s Agri-Businessman of the Year in 1998 and 1993 and South Dakota Pork Producers Dedicated and Distinguished Service Award in 1998. He received the coveted ABA Center for Agricultural and Rural Banking’s Bruning Award in 2008 and was inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame in September 2015 for his contributions to agriculture.
Jeff Judy spends most of his time teaching financial institutions and businesses how to talk to each other, especially about credit. His training and consulting activities have taken him all across North America, as well as to Europe and Asia. He has educated thousands of financial services staff in financial and credit analysis, risk management, building relationships, working with regulations, and implementing effective processes. With management, Jeff consults on developing effective policy, portfolio management, and organization culture issues. Using that experience, Jeff also presents to business groups, giving them unique insights into how credit decisions are made.
Jason R. Henderson is Associate Dean in the College of Agriculture and Director of Purdue Extension. In this role, Jason leads the statewide public engagement and research-based education in Agricultural and Natural Resources, 4-H Youth Development, Health and Human Sciences, and Economic and Community Development. As Assistant Vice President for Engagement, Jason provides leadership in university-wide initiatives designed to connect Purdue expertise and resources to statewide needs and forming effective partnerships to grow the state economy and improve the quality of life for Indiana’s residents.