Contact Us

The Independent Bankers Association of Texas headquarters are located at:
1700 Rio Grande Street, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78701
(click here for directions)

Ph: 512-474-6889 or toll free at 800-749-4228.

Website Staff

For any questions regarding any content on this website please call Christopher Williston, Chief Operations Officer, at 512-474-6889, ext. 2208, or email him at clwilliston@ibat.org.
 

For any questions regarding any login or other technical issues with this website please call Alina Greavu, Associate Director of Marketing and Communications, at 512-474-6889, ext. 2210, or email her at agreavu@ibat.org.

Accounting

URSULA L. JIMENEZ, CAE
Chief Financial Officer
ujimenez@ibat.org
MARILYN JONES
Staff Accountant 
mjones@ibat.org

KARINA HABA
Accounting and Operations Administrator 
khaba@ibat.org

Advertising/Magazine

NEIL FERGUSON
Editor in Chief 
nferguson@ibat.org
DARLENE REVERS
Member Engagement Manager 
drevers@ibat.org
JAMIE WILLIAMS
Advertising Sales
jwilliams@ibat.org

Communications, Website & Technology

CHRISTOPHER L. WILLISTON, VI, CAE
Chief Operations Officer 
clwilliston@ibat.org
T.J. SCOTT
Information Technology Manager
tjscott@ibat.org

LINDSEY GEHRIG
Public Relations and External Communications Manager
lgehrig@ibat.org
ALINA GREAVU
Associate Director of Marketing and Communications
agreavu@ibat.org

IBAT Education Foundation/Events

JANEY HOLSTIEN
Director of Board Relations and Events
jholstien@ibat.org
JULIE COURTNEY, CAE, CMP
President - IBAT Education Foundation
jcourtney@ibat.org
LAUREN STATON
Registrar
jstaton@ibat.org
KELLY GEORGE
Education and Professional Development Manager
kgeorge@ibat.org
MARY WHITE
IBAT Education Ambassador

IBAT Financial Services/Insurance

CAROL TROY
IBAT Financial Services Agency Manager
ctroy@ibat.org
CONNIE TOLLES
IBAT Financial Services Account Executive
ctolles@ibat.org
MICHELLE BEACH
Claims Advocate
mbeach@ibat.org
VALARIE URE
Sales Director
vure@ibat.org
BEA VARGAS
Licensed Administrative Assistant
bvargas@ibat.org

Leadership Division

JULIE COURTNEY, CAE, CMP
President - IBAT Education Foundation
jcourtney@ibat.org
MEREDYTH FOWLER
Legislative Counsel
mfowler@ibat.org
DARLENE J. REVERS
Member Engagement Manager
drevers@ibat.org

Legal/Compliance

KELLY GOULART
Senior Manager - Regulatory Compliance
kgoulart@ibat.org
JANIE DANIEL
Regulatory Compliance Adviser
jdaniel@ibat.org
KAREN NEELEY
General Counsel

Legislative

STEVE SCURLOCK
Director of Government Relations and Public Policy 
sscurlock@ibat.org
CHRIS WILLISTON, CAE
President and CEO
cwilliston@ibat.org
MEREDYTH FOWLER
Legislative Counsel
mfowler@ibat.org

IBAT Services

CURT NELSON
President
cnelson@ibat.org

LORI CORTEZ-FISHER
Vice President
lcortez-fisher@ibat.org
JESSICA HERNANDEZ
Administrative Assistant
jhernandez@ibat.org

Membership

CHRISTOPHER L. WILLISTON, VI, CAE
Chief Operations Officer
clwilliston@ibat.org
DARLENE J. REVERS
Member Engagement Manager
drevers@ibat.org
RACHEL GONZALES
Administrative Assistant
rgonzales@ibat.org

JESSENIA VILLARREAL
Production Coordinator
jvillarreal@ibat.org

Political Action Committee

STEVE SCURLOCK
Director of Government Relations and Public Policy
sscurlock@ibat.org
MEREDYTH FOWLER
Legislative Counsel
mfowler@ibat.org

President & CEO

CHRIS WILLISTON, CAE
President and CEO
cwilliston@ibat.org
  • THE BOSS
  • Conducts the affairs of IBAT - plans, organizes, coordinates, controls, and directs the staff, programs, and activities of the association