As Managing Director of Model Validation Services, Ms. Mills oversees the consulting team providing validation services for ALM models, DFAST/CCAR models, liquidity models, mortgage-related models, and other financial models. In this role, Chris is primarily responsible for client management and all validation services.
Ms. Mills has over 24 years of experience and brings significant expertise across asset/liability management and model risk assessment processes. Her vast modeling experience spans across investments, mortgages, commercial loans, non-maturity deposits, derivatives, and BOLI.
Before joining MountainView-McGuire in 2012, Ms. Mills was Vice President, Investment Banker at Gleacher & Company and Director, Investment Banker at Sunrise Securities. Prior to that, Ms. Mills was SVP, ALM Manager at Colonial Bank where she developed, implemented and managed a capital forecasting model that included M&A modeling, stock repurchase plans, debt issuances, common stock issuances, divestitures, balance sheet strategies, stress testing of credit and liquidity risk strategies. Ms. Mills was also SVP, ALM Manager at Compass Bank where she was heavily involved in strategic planning, merger and acquisition (M&A) modeling, securitizations, and derivatives.