Amy Manning

Lendmark Financial Chief Strategy Officer Amy Manning

Chief Strategy Officer

Lendmark Financial Services, LLC


Amy was named Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) of Lendmark Financial Services, LLC in January 2016.

She is a strategic leader with over 11 years of executive level Risk Management experience and a proven successful career progression within the financial industry. Her accomplishments include achieving results through disciplined application of analysis and focusing on strong controls culture.

In her current role, Amy leads organizational strategy through influence and work with leaders across the organization to create synergy and enhance effectiveness, driving strategies that support the organization’s missions.

Her broad scope of responsibilities includes working with the CEO and the C-Suite Executive Staff to define and refine the vision for the company, translating strategies into actionable and quantitative plans. She facilitates and drives key strategic initiatives and defines priorities for advancing strategic partnerships to further the goals of the company. By serving in this role, more focus is placed on increasing broad cohesion for strategic plans, driving cross-business unit initiatives as well as monitoring long-term trends and outlook and incorporating Competitive Intelligence into decision making and identification and execution of growth opportunities.

Amy’s executive competencies are comprised of Enterprise Risk Management, Proprietary Scoring Models, Risk Appetite Formulation, Regulatory Compliance, Policy Development, Governance and Controls, Due Diligence and Acquisitions, Strategic Technology Projects, Loan Loss Reserve Disciplines, Rating Agency Reporting and Securitizations.

Prior to her current role, Amy was Chief Credit Officer at Lendmark Financial.  She has also held senior level officer positions within organizations in the financial services industry including OneMain Financial as Chief Risk Officer, CitiFinancial Auto as Chief Business Officer and Chief Risk Officer and Washington Mutual Finance Corporation as Senior Risk Officer.

She has received noteworthy industry recognition from Citi Group as recipient of the “Women Leading Citi Award” and Washington Mutual Finance “Circle of Excellence 2002”.

Amy holds a Master of Science in Applied Statistics from The University of Georgia and a Bachelor of Science in Statistics from The University of South Alabama.