About RMA

Founded in 1914, The Risk Management Association (RMA) is a not-for-profit, member-driven professional association whose sole purpose is to advance the use of sound risk principles in the financial services industry. RMA promotes an enterprise approach to risk management that focuses on credit risk, market risk, and operational risk.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, RMA has 1,600 institutional members that include banks of all sizes as well as nonbank financial institutions. They are represented in the Association by 31,000 individuals located throughout North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia/Pacific.

Interested in getting involved with RMA and this Chapter? Go to www.rmahq.org/membership to find out how.

About CAVA

The Carolinas-Virginias Chapter, like all RMA chapters, is organized and run by volunteer members. We strongly encourage current or prospective members to become involved in shaping the future direction of the chapter by contacting any of the current officers or committee chairs. We would also be happy to discuss the many benefits that can be derived from membership in RMA.

RMA Announcements

Annual Risk Management Conference  

Join RMA in person October 23-25, 2022 or virtually December 5-8, 2022 for the Annual Risk Management Conference. This event will address how to progress financial institutions through pandemics, social and political unrest, sanctions, inflation, and more. While recent disruptions have revealed the resiliency of the financial industry, RMA aims to help the financial sector continue to lead through innovation and a growth mindset. Learn more and register here.  

CAVA President

  Outgoing 2021-2022 President
  Babette Stone, Senior Vice President
  Senior Credit Officer
  Pinnacle Financial Partners
  Raleigh, NC

  Incoming 2022-2023 President
  Curt Solomon, Senior Vice President
  Business Finance Group, Inc.
  Midlothian, VA

Events Around CAVA


RMA Triangle Chapter
Networking/Social Event
September 13 | 4:30-6:30 pm
Seven Saturdays Tap Room
1399 Capital Boulevard | Raleigh, NC 27603
No Cost to Attend - Registration Required
Registration includes 2 drink tickets!
Details and Registration

RMA/SRA Risk Maturity Framework
A Diagnostic & Prescriptive Risk Maturity Solution
A Virtual Event
Thursday, September 29 | 1:00pm EST
Event Details

RMA RVA Chapter
"New (Work) Year" Networking Event
Thursday, September 29th | 5:30-7:30 pm
Historic NY Deli @ Carytown
2920 W. Cary Street | Richmond, Virginia 23221
No Cost to Attend
First 50 people to show up get a free drink ticket!
Details and Registration

October 17-21, 2022
NCBA HQ, First Bank Raleigh HQ, North State Bank HQ
Year 1: 29.6 CEUs - Year 2: 32 CEUs - Year 3: 33.2 CEUs
Details and Registration

RMA CAVA 2023 Spring Conference
April 19-21, 2023
Hilton Norfolk The Main
Reserve Your Room Now!

Industry Roundtables

CAVA wins the 2020 Programming/Education Events Chapter Excellence Award for the Appraisal Manager Roundtable.

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