AMARILLO, TX – FirstBank Southwest (“FBSW”) recently announced the appointment of David M. Jones as Executive Vice President (“EVP”), General Counsel and Presiden t of Covenant Title, a subsidiary of FBSW. Mr. Jones will draw on 30 years of legal experience and 17 years of banking experience to provide FBSW legal guidance and support on all aspects of legal issues encountered by FBSW. He will also be part of the executive management team, in addition to providing legal advice to the Board of Directors.
As President of Covenant Title Company, David will oversee all activities of the company, including underwriter relationships, strategic planning, and closing services.
Recently, Jones was employed as General Counsel at Happy State Bank. Prior to that, he was a
Partner at the Sprouse Shrader Smith law firm in Amarillo, where he worked for twenty years. Before attending law school, Jones obtained his CPA certification and was employed for 8 years in banking as a financial analyst and then as an agricultural lender.
“We are proud to have David join our team,” said Andy Marshall, President and Chief Executive
Officer at FirstBank Southwest. “His legal and banking experience will be an essential asset to this Bank and to the growth we continue to have.”
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