Ask the Experts: Should You Redefine Your Overdraft Strategy?

Join industry experts Cheryl Lawson and James Darden from JMFA for a virtual Q&A session on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. CST. During this session, you will get answers to your questions on evaluating and redefining your current overdraft strategy. This live session will cover consumer-first and compliance best practices, new trends and insights with real-world examples. 

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About the Panelists:

Cheryl Lawson serves as JMFA’s principal compliance liaison for regulatory requirements of overdraft services, including consumer protection issues and strategies that enhance safety and soundness. She offers over 30 years of experience in information technology and financial operations and consulting, including communications, training, and project management. Cheryl proactively studies industry trends and regulatory complexities to help JMFA clients fulfill all compliance requirements and consumer expectations for their overdraft solution.

James “Jai” Darden leads and supports the JMFA team of field consultants and relationship managers, optimizing delivery and ensuring the performance of JMFA’s growing client portfolio. He has a long history of building meaningful relationships and ensuring profitability to Fortune 500 retail companies. While at JPMorgan Chase, he twice received the prestigious JP Morgan National Top Manager Award. Jai brings this deep expertise to his role at JMFA and has a profound commitment to delivering on the JMFA promise.

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Lizeth George
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