About Us

The Independent Bankers Association of Texas was
organized in 1974 "...to promote the interests of independent banking
in areas vital to independent banks." Today, IBAT continues to be a
pioneer in providing products and services to its member banks. IBAT is
a trade association representing more than 2,000 Texas community banks
and branches. Our members enjoy a wide variety of membership services
directed by some 150 volunteer leaders and an experienced, dedicated,
and responsive staff with a combined experience of over 225 years of
service to the banking industry.

Mission Statement

Collectively Creating Value for Community Banking