Chris Saykes is a Senior Examiner with the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and serves as the 8th District BSA/AML Risk Coordinator. This entails responsibility for all BSA/AML related examination work in the District. He has over 20 years of experience in the banking industry as a regulator. Chris also served 2 years as a senior bank consultant for a regional accounting firm serving as a BSA/AML and OFAC compliance specialist, where he provided advisory services for a number of large and diversified financial institutions. Chris received his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Keller Graduate School of Management and his undergraduate degree from St. Louis University where he majored in Finance. Chris is also a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS).