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The Independent Bankers Association of Texas
"Collectively Creating Value for Community Banking"

1700 Rio Grande Street, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78701

IBAT Management Team

Christopher L. Williston, VI, CAE
President and CEO
Curt Nelson
Director of Membership
Ursula L. Jimenez, CAE
Chief Operating Officer
Steve Scurlock
Director of Government Relations
Julie Courtney, CAE, CMP
President, IBAT Services, Inc
  Janey Holstien
Director of Board Relations and Events

IBAT Staff

Michelle Beach, AIC
Claims Advocate, IBAT FS
Chris Williston, CAE
IBAT Ambassador and Former CEO
Karina Haba
Accounting and Operations Administrator
Jessica Hernandez
Administrative Assistant, IBAT Services
Matt Dorn
Director of Strategic Relationships
Marilyn Jones, CPA
Associate Director of Finance
Neil Ferguson
Editor in Chief
Darlene Revers
Member Engagement Manager
Lori Cortez-Fisher
Vice President, IBAT Services
T.J. Scott
Information Technology Manager
Tavian Ford
Communications Administrator
Lauren Staton
Meredyth Fowler
Legislative Counsel
Connie Tolles, CRM, CIC, ACSR
Account Executive, IBAT FS
Lindsey Gehrig
Communications Manager
Carol Troy, CIC, CRM, ARM, CISR
Agency Manager, IBAT FS
Rachel Gonzales
Administrative Assistant
Bea Vargas
Licensed Administrative Assistant, IBAT FS
Esmeralda Gonzalez, CAE
Associate Director of Education and Events
Jessenia Villarreal
Production Coordinator
Kelly Goulart, CRCM, CAMS, CIA
Senior Regulatory Compliance Manager
Jamie Williams
Advertising Sales Specialist
Alina Greavu, CAE
Associate Director of Operations