Katie Smith is the Compliance Risk Manager, AVP at Chesapeake Payment Systems in Williamsburg, VA. She began her financial career with Chesapeake Bank in 2001, and she has over 19 years of combined financial and payment processing industry experience. Whether it’s researching industry topics, reviewing financials, or sharing her knowledge and assisting others, she loves how her experience in previous roles continues to help her in her current position. In addition, she has acquired the following certifications: CFT General Banking Diploma, CFT Bank Operations Diploma, ABA Commercial Lending Foundational Program, and VBA Management Development Program.
Katie grew up in Gloucester County and currently resides with her two children in her hometown. She helps the United Way Day of Caring Committee in her spare time, and she tries to live by the Golden Rule, “Treating others as you’d like to be treated.”