Keith W. Schonert, CCL, Vice President/Commercial Lending at TrustBank in Olney,
has successfully completed all requirements necessary to achieve
the Certified Community Lender (CCL) designation.
professionalize the position of a community bank lender, the
Certified Community Lender designation establishes a standard
of knowledge in the field.
must have three or more years of lending experience and pass
a six-hour exam to be awarded this classification. Skills subject
to testing included consumer lending, residential real estate
lending, business financial statements, compliance regulations,
loan review, loan collection, portfolio management and problem
loan identification and management.