Ancin Cooley, CIA, CISA, is the Founder and Principal of Synergy Credit Union Consulting, Inc. Synergy assists credit unions grow and thrive by helping them manage risk, increase profits, and better help their members.
Synergy accomplishes this thru a suite of services that includes: supervisory committee training, director training, strategic planning, loan review, internal audits, and regulatory compliance reviews. As principal, Ancin manages a growing portfolio of clients throughout the United States. Ancin brings more than 15 years of experience to the industry. He gained deep, first-hand knowledge while serving as an examiner at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). During his tenure at the OCC, he performed safety and soundness examinations at community and mid-size banks ranging from $100 million to $8 billion dollars in total assets. After leaving the OCC, Ancin worked for a regional accounting firm where he led internal audits, as well as loan and pre-regulatory examiner reviews.
Ancin is a well sought-after expert contributor to a host of financial publications; most recently Forbes Magazine and The Independent Banker.