FHLB Dallas Announces $1 Million in Hurricane Ida Charitable Relief

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is distributing $1 million in charitable donations to assist communities and FHLB Dallas members with recovery efforts from damage caused by Hurricane Ida. FHLB Dallas is a member-owned financial institution cooperative with approximately 800 members, including 125 member institutions, such as banks and credit unions in … Read more

BancorpSouth Announces President-Level Promotions Across Texas

Tupelo, Mississippi-based BancorpSouth Bank, with 80 branches in Texas, announced numerous president-level promotions in September. BancorpSouth Bank has promoted Teri Champlin to community bank president in Belton. She previously served as a senior vice president and relationship manager. Champlin has more than 20 years of prior banking experience, including a specialization in real estate lending. … Read more

FirstBank Southwest CEO Marshal Appointed to Texas Bankers Association Board

Andy Marshall

Amarillo-based FirstBank Southwest CEO Andy Marshall has joined the Texas Bankers Association (TBA) board as the chairman’s discretionary selection. This direct appointment was made by TBAs CEO Chris Furlow and chairman-elect Chip Jenkins. Marshall serves as CEO, president and director of FirstBank Southwest. He earned a BS degree from the University of Maryland and his … Read more

Beals Promoted to Vice President at HomeTown Bank

Graylin Beals

Graylin Beals has been promoted to vice president at Galveston-based HomeTown Bank National Association. He serves as operations manager/assistant branch manager at HomeTown Bank’s Friendswood Bay office. Beals joined the HomeTown Bank team as a new accounts representative at the main branch in Galveston in 2011. He was named new accounts supervisor at the main … Read more

Price Named Director of Lending at Security National Bank of Texas

Conner Price

Conner Price has been named director of lending for Omaha, Nebraska-based Security National Bank. He serves in the Dallas branch, assisting customers with all lending needs, including personal loans, mortgages, business loans and private banking. He also helps with other departments, including wealth management and deposits. Prior to joining Security National Bank, Price built out … Read more

Security National Bank of Texas Names Ward Director of Wealth Management

Gary Ward

Gary Ward has been named director of wealth management for Omaha, Nebraska-based Security National Bank. He serves in the Dallas branch, advising clients on trust and probate administration, estate planning and investment management. Prior to joining Security National Bank, Ward served on the high-net-worth team at J.P. Morgan Private Banking for more than 10 years. As … Read more

Security National Bank of Texas Taps Landen as Market President

James E. Landen Jr.

James E. Landen Jr. is Omaha, Nebraska-based Security National Bank’s new Texas market president and the son of James E. “Jim” Landen, Security National Bank’s chairman and CEO. Landen Jr. has 10 years of banking experience in the Dallas market. He previously worked at Veritex Community Bank as senior vice president and as market president of … Read more

TrustTexas Bank Promotes Navarro to Assistant Vice President

Polet Navarro

Cuero-based TrustTexas Bank recently promoted Polet Navarro to assistant vice president at the bank’s office in New Braunfels. She has 28 years of experience in the banking industry and has worked with TrustTexas Bank for the past five years. She started out as a teller, worked as assistant branch manager and has served as the … Read more

TrustTexas Bank Promotes McKinley to Credit Administration Officer

Marlayna McKinley

Curero-based TrustTexas Bank has promoted Marlayna McKinley to vice president/credit administration officer in the loan department of the Cuero branch office. She has 20 years of banking experience, having started as a teller, then in the departments of new accounts, operations and compliance and now credit administration. McKinley attended Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi. Established in … Read more

BOK Financial Introduces New Treasury Management Leadership

Tammy Foy

Dallas is home to three new leaders for BOK Financial’s treasury management team across an eight-state footprint. Tammy Foy has been promoted to national sales director for treasury services at BOK Financial, the parent company of Bank of Texas. She joined Bank of Texas in 2013 as the treasury sales manager for Dallas/Fort Worth and … Read more