Rita M. Nash
W9003 US Highway 18
Cambridge, Wisconsin 53523
(608) 576-4928
rita@ritanashconsulting.com

Experience:

Virchow, Krause and Company LLP; Madison, Wisconsin [March 2001 – December 2005]
Manager – Responsible for the interest rate risk consulting for the firm. Provided clients with interest rate risk analysis integrating operating and strategic plans. Helped clients implement pricing and product strategies to reduce interest rate risk and increase profitability. Prepared annual asset liability model and process reviews. Simulated the forecasted financial statements, capital projections, and interest rate risk plans for de novo banks. Analyzed non-maturity deposit behavior for decay rates and deposit intangible values. Assisted in the audits by calculating the market value of loans, deposits, and trust preferred securities; and calculating the value of mortgage servicing rights.

Farin & Associates, Inc; Madison, Wisconsin [May 1995 – February 2001]
Vice President of Consulting – Responsible for consulting services on asset liability management, deposit decay analysis and product pricing for financial institutions. Trained clients on asset liability software and provided on-going customer support.

Office of the Commissioner of Savings and Loan; Madison, Wisconsin [July 1992 – May 1995]
Examiner – Examined savings banks and savings and loans throughout the state. Provided interest rate risk analysis for all of the state chartered thrifts.

Petersen & Associates; Omaha, Nebraska [May 1991 – June 1992]
Auditor – Assisted on audits and exams on credit unions up to $750 million throughout Nebraska, Iowa, and Wyoming. In-charged audits and exams for credit unions on up to $25 million. Worked on functional cost analysis studies.

Precision Optics, Inc; Omaha, Nebraska [December 1986 – May 1991]
Accountant – Managed accounts receivable, accounts payable. Entered daily invoices. Responsible for adjusting and reoccurring entries and producing monthly financial statements.

Wedgwood Marketing Limited; Moerfelden-Waldorf, Germany [October 1984 – October 1986]
Accountant – Responsible for payroll in thirty-eight retail shops on American and British bases throughout Germany. Coordinated charge payments for the retail shops for VISA and MasterCard.

Education and Certifications:

University of Nebraska at Omaha Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting and Economics

Passed Certified Public Accountant Exam – November 1990

Professional Activities:

Member – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Financial Managers Society

Speaker – New York/New Jersey, California, Illinois and Wisconsin chapters of Financial Mangers Society; American Credit Union Internal Auditors Association; Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountant’s Financial Institutions Seminar; Illinois Office of Banking and Real Estate; State of Wisconsin bank and credit union examiners; Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council’s Capital Markets Seminar