On January 26th, the OCC announced it will host workshops for directors of nationally chartered community banks and federal savings associations in Dallas on March 15-16, 2011. The workshops provide practical information that expands bank directors' skills and understanding of issues facing their banks. The workshops cover risk assessment ("Directors: Where is the Risk in Your Bank") on March 15, and credit risk ("Credit Risk: A Director's Focus") on March 16. OCC Press Release.