R. Kinney WilliamsR. Kinney Williams, CFE, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC
Yennik, Inc.
4409 101st Street, Lubbock, Texas 79424
806-798-7119; Examiner@yennik.com

Mr. Williams started Yennik, Inc. in Kansas City, Missouri, in April 1980 and has lived in Lubbock, Texas since 1989.  He advises community bankers in regulatory matters, lending operations, information technology security, and Internet security issues.   Information systems/technology security experience   

He has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer a 130 million dollar bank with a two billion dollar trust department.

 He worked for regional bank consulting firm in Kansas City, Missouri, where he handled holding company applications, bank stock appraisals, and the purchase and sale of banks.  In addition, he conducted bank stock appraisals for the FDIC, investors, ESOP programs, estate purposes, and attorneys.

He was a marketing representative for a large investment firm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Missouri and Oklahoma where he helped bankers with investment opportunities.

From 1989 to 1997 he worked for the Texas Department of Banking, and was the West Texas Regional Director in Lubbock.  His responsibilities included the financial condition of  120 banks with assets more than 5 billion dollars, and 22 field examiners were under his direction.

Division of Finance, State of Missouri, January 1967 - April 1980:  As Supervising Examiner his responsibilities included the supervision of personnel and the examination of Missouri State banks.  He directed more than 500 bank examinations and personally managed more than 100 examinations.  His responsibilities were to find and correct problems, and determine the overall financial stability of the banks.

Exchange National Bank, Columbia, Missouri.  June 1963 - January 1967:  This was the start of his work experience that included direct involvement in all areas of bank operations from a proof operator to head teller.

Mr. Williams' work experience provides diversified opportunities that will benefit your institution.



Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (accredited by ISACA)
Certified Information Security Manager (accredited by ISACA)
Certified Financial Examiner (accredited by the Society of Financial Examiners)
Real Estate Broker (licensed by the State of Missouri, 1982-89)
Securities Salesman (licensed by the NASDA, 1984-86)

Member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
Member of the Association of Credit Union Internal Auditors
Member of the Society of Financial Examiners  
Member of The Institute of Internal Auditors


Authored articles for BankNews, The Examiner, The Kansas City Business Journal, The Kansas City Star, and the ABA Compliance Journal.  Topics included:  the value of closed banks, loan reviews, bank examinations, professionalism, Internet compliance, and Internet security.  


Speaker at ISACA's annual Information Security & Risk Management Conference.
Frequent speaker for the FFIEC conferences for bank examiners.
Speaker at the Annual ABA Compliance Conference.
Speaker at the Annual Conference for Credit Union Directors.
Speaker for the Conference of State Bank Supervisors.
Developed and instructed at bank examiners school for the Conference of State Bank Supervisors.
Lectured on loan documentation, loan review, and as a case study instructor at The School of Banking of the South.
Instructed at various AIB schools.  
Speaking engagements


Independent Bankers Association of Texas
Texas Bankers Association

California Independent Bankers
Oklahoma Bankers Association
Independent Community Bankers Association from 2008 to 2018


Kinney enjoys spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren, fishing, hunting, gardening, carpentry, horseback riding, modern Lionel trains, Cowboy Action Shooting, and is a life member of SASS.   Information systems/technology security experience

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce  Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Member

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