Dr. Kent S. Belasco, CPA

Dr. Kent S. Belasco, CPA

6530 Saddle Ridge Lane Long Grove, IL 60047

About the Expert

37 years commercial banking experience. Most recently was the Executive Vice President, Chief Information and Operations Officer of a major regional bank in Illinois. Areas of expertise in commercial banking include: information technology, loan and deposit operations, project management, credit, collections, branch maintenance and operations, and acquisition integration.

Areas of Expertise

  • Banking
  • Banking Technology

Personal Achievements

Education

  • Doctorate in Business Education (1997), Northern Illinois University
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), 1982, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), 1975, Lake Forest College
  • Accounting Studies (Leading to CPA), DePaul University, 1982-1985

Licenses

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), since 1985, licensed in Illinois

Special Training

  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP), since 1988
  • Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFc), since 1996

Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (since 1985)

Honors

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, College of Lake County, 1973

Publications

  • Increasing Profitability and Growth: A Blueprint for Thriving in the Financial Crisis, 2010 Bank Systems Management: The Project Management Guide to Planning and Implementing System Installations, Conversions and Mergers, 1998 Analyzing Banking Staff Levels: A Model for Establishing and Maintaining Optimal Employee Performance, 1992 (a Best Seller) The Professionalization of Commercial Banking: “The inauguration of the Marquette University Undergraduate Banking Program” Illinois Banker Magazine, 2016

Prior assignments

  • Increasing Profitability and Growth: A Blueprint for Thriving in the Financial Crisis, 2010 Bank Systems Management: The Project Management Guide to Planning and Implementing System Installations, Conversions and Mergers, 1998 Analyzing Banking Staff Levels: A Model for Establishing and Maintaining Optimal Employee Performance, 1992 (a Best Seller) The Professionalization of Commercial Banking: “The inauguration of the Marquette University Undergraduate Banking Program” Illinois Banker Magazine, 2016

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