Jim Craven is Vice President & Senior Consultant with McQueen Financial Advisors. As a seasoned professional with more than 30 years of experience, Jim is known for his deep knowledge of financial modeling, regulatory guidance and challenges facing our industry. In his current role, Jim is part of a team responsible for the company’s continuous improvement and expansion efforts. He is a regular conference speaker on a variety of topics and also writes monthly industry-specific commentary.
Jim consults with clients on risk mitigation strategies, valuations, policy development, ALM validations, and regulatory topics. In his previous role at McQueen, Jim developed several models which monitor interest rate risk, establish value, calculate CECL allowance, and monitor investment holdings.
McQueen Financial Advisors has been a leading provider of financial services to banks across the country since 1999. Our financial advisory services are provided as an SEC-Registered Investment Advisor. As an advisor and not a broker, McQueen Financial makes no commission and always places our clients' best interests first. Our approach is to create custom portfolios for each client in order to achieve their goals in light of their balance sheet position, their interest rate risk, and their liquidity position.