With a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Trade and Commerce from the Institut Superieur du Commerce (ISC) in Paris, France, Rava went on to study and receive an International Trade and Commerce Diploma from the University of Berkley, CA. On completion of her education, Rava worked as a Credit Analyst and Commercial Banker with Associated Banc-Corp and as a Commercial Banker with Wells Fargo for a number of years. Rava held the position of Credit Manager with Franklin Bank until they transitioned into Sunrise Bank, at which time she was promoted internally to the position of Credit Analyst Manager. Rava became the Commercial Lender VP for Sunrise Bank in 2013 and held that positon before moving to Venture Bank for whom she is currently the VP & Commercial Loan Officer. Rava’s experiences in evaluating credit worthiness and underwriting for commercial loans make her a valuable Board Member.