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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

IBAT Staff

Michelle Beach, AIC
Claims Advocate, IBAT FS
Marilyn Jones, CPA
Associate Director of Finance
Lori Cortez-Fisher
Vice President, IBAT Services
Monica Lopez
Events Manager
Matt Dorn
Director of Strategic Relationships
Karen Neeley
General Counsel
Neil Ferguson
Editor in Chief
Darlene Revers
Member Engagement Manager
Meredyth Fowler
Legislative Counsel
Lauren Staton
Lindsey Gehrig
Communications Manager
Connie Tolles, CRM, CIC, ACSR
Account Executive, IBAT FS
Esmeralda Gonzalez, CAE
Associate Director of Education and Events
Carol Troy, CIC, CRM, ARM, CISR
Agency Manager, IBAT FS
Kelly Goulart, CRCM, CAMS, CIA
Senior Regulatory Compliance Manager

Valarie Ure
Sales Director, IBAT FS

Alina Greavu, CAE
Associate Director of Operations
Bea Vargas
Licensed Administrative Assistant, IBAT FS
Karina Haba
Accounting and Operations Administrator
Jessenia Villarreal
Production Coordinator
Jessica Hernandez
Administrative Assistant, IBAT Services
Jamie Williams
Advertising Sales Specialist