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Faculty

Marla Snyder

How I Might Be Able to Assist

Contact me with for questions or information on:

Consumer compliance regulations/regulatory compliance environment; Corporate governance; Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) management; Bank Secrecy Act; Bank operations management

Professional Projects or Initiatives of Interest

In 2013, appointed by Governor Deval L. Patrick to the Elder Protective Services Commission for the Commonwealth of MA as the Financial Services Expert (preventing financial abuse of elders). She has done a number of radio interviews on this topic and educational seminars for both seniors at community centers and banking professionals. She serves on the Financial Abuse Specialist Teams Advisory Board for the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs.

Wrote a successful Workforce Training Fund Grant application resulting in a $91,000 award. Wrote a successful application resulting in her employer being the 2005 recipient of the Massachusetts Performance Excellence Award. She served as Mass Excellence Board Member 2006-2007.

Background

Education

MBA, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

BS, Tufts University, Boston, MA, Psychology and English

Certificates & Professional Accreditation

Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM)

Certified Professional Organizer

Certified Event Planner

Professional Experience

Marla has over 35 years experience in the financial services industry.

Marla Snyder is employed by The Savings Bank (TSB) as Senior Vice President, Compliance & Operations. She also serves as the Bank’s CRA Officer. Marla has been with TSB since 2007. She manages the compliance and bank secrecy act functions for TSB and its subsidiaries, TSB Insurance and First Financial Trust. Her primary focus is the challenge of keeping abreast of, monitoring, and analyzing developing trends and changes in consumer protection legislation and regulations, advising management of the operational impact of such trends and changes.

Marla also develops and maintains TSB’s compliance training program which effectively addresses the requirements of applicable laws and regulations, policies and procedures, and employee responsibilities.