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.

CONGRATULATIONS to the Carolinas-Virginias Chapter for achieving Platinum Status for 2021-2022!

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.  

Internal Audit Conference

November 13-16, 2022 | Aventura, FL
The theme of this year's conference is Audit Modernization in an Ever-Changing Landscape

Over the course of the three days, participants will have an opportunity to get insightful and valuable input on various emerging and topical risks and areas of regulatory focus in from their peers and subject matter specialists in their plenary sessions, have an opportunity to take deep dives on topics during the breakout sessions, and network with their peers. Learn more and register here.

CAVA Board of Directors 2022-2023

Events Around CAVA


RMA Hampton Roads Chapter
Understanding Enterprise Zones

Thursday, December 1st |11:50-1:10pm EST
Virtual Event
RMA Members $5.00 Non-RMA Members $10.00
Details and Registration

RMA Triangle Chapter
"Dr. Walden's Economic Review & Forecast"
Tuesday, December 6th |11:30am-1:00pm EST
Luncheon Presentation
North Carolina State University Club
4200 Hillsborough Street | Raleigh, NC, 27606
RMA Members and Non-RMA Members $25.00
Credit Risk Certification Credits 1.2
Details and Registration

 2023 RMA CAVA Spring Conference
Save the Date
April 19-21, 2023

Hilton Norfolk The Main
Reserve Your Room Now!
Conference Details

Industry Roundtables

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

November AMR (In-Person Event)
November 10, 2022 | 9:00am - 2:00pm
Williams Mullen
200 S. 10th Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Details and Registration

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