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Sam LaFollette


Assurance Principal


Sam LaFollette has more than 30 years of banking and public accounting experience. His experience and expertise is in external and internal financial reporting and auditing for financial institutions including budgeting, projections and profit planning. His financial reporting experience has led to merger and acquisition analysis and accounting treatment application.In addition to managing fixed income investment portfolios, he has been responsible for interest rate risk and asset/liability management efforts for multiple banks as well as performing review procedures and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.Sam is a Certified Treasury Professional, and achieved a Certificate in Commercial Credit. He remains up‐to‐date in his knowledge of accounting, credit and treasury developments through yearly continuing education courses.


Education & certifications
  • University of South Carolina-Graduate School of Bank Investments and Financial Management
  • Kennedy Western University–B.S., Finance
  • Certified Treasury Professional (CTP)
  • Certificate in Commercial Credit (Moody’s Analytics)
Professional & community associations
  • Member, Association for Finance Professionals (AFP)
Seminar/Conference Presenter
  • Kentucky Bankers Association Call Report Seminar, 2017
  • Kentucky Bankers Association Internal Audit Seminar, 2008
  • Kentucky Society of CPAs–Financial Institutions’ Conference, 2008, 2010
  • Kentucky Bankers Association General Banking School, 2000-2005