Our officers have more than 200 years of combined banking and trust experience, enabling us to effectively manage a variety of assets and types of accounts.
William J. Hudspeth, Jr. – Chairman of the Board
C. Dell Boykin, IV – CEO and ISO
Dan M. Remick – President
Valerie A. England, PHR – Executive Vice President, Director of Human Resources
L. Thomas Sliger, CFP® – Executive Vice President, Personal Trust and Estate Administration
Holly Tue Garcia, AEP®, CTFA – Senior Vice President, Personal Trust and Estate Administration
Nathan Schroeder, CFA, CFP® – Senior Vice President, Investments
Linda D. Morgan, CSOP – Senior Vice President, Trust Operations
Regan Seliger, CTFA – Vice President, Personal Trust Administration
Elizabeth C. Neihart – Assistant Vice President, Financial Controller
Jaron G. Neihart, CTFA – Assistant Vice President, Personal Trust Administration
Katharine Hawes – Assistant Vice President, Personal Trust Administration
Mr. Hudspeth received a B.A. from Amherst College and a J.D. from The University of Texas Law School. He has over 40 years of trust and banking experience and is a member of the Travis County Bar Association, Texas Bar Association and the Real Estate, Probate and Trust section of the State Bar. Additionally, he is a member of the Austin Assembly, and an associate member of Bachelors of Austin. He currently serves in two capacities for The Settlement Club of Austin: as an advisory director and as a trustee of the Endowment Committee. He served as president of the Young Men’s Business League and Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Austin; as a director of the Better Business Bureau, the Austin Country Club and Marbridge Foundation; and as an advisory director of Caritas and The Arthritis Foundation.
Mr. Boykin attended The University of Texas at Austin and has over 23 years of experience in trust real estate and special asset management, as well as a real estate agent, mortgage loan officer and property tax consultant. In addition to being CEO, he oversees the administration of real estate, notes & mortgages, special assets and mineral interests held in trust. Mr. Boykin also serves as the Information Security Officer and IT administrator. He is a member of the board of directors for the Stephen F. Austin High School Continuing Education Foundation. Additionally, Mr. Boykin is an active member of the Coastal Conservation Association, a volunteer member of the Watch D.O.G.S. program with Canyon Ridge Middle School and an associate member of Bachelors of Austin.
Mr. Remick received a B.A. and a B.S. from The University of Arizona. He is also a graduate of the Southwest Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. Mr. Remick has over 30 years of experience in personal trust, employee benefit administration, trust audit and operations. He is a member of the Advisory Council of The University of Texas Health Science Center. Additionally, he serves as an advisory director for the Salvation Army in South Austin and Crosspoint, Inc., a halfway house located in San Antonio, Texas.
Ms. England received a B.A. from Southwest Texas State University and is a graduate of the Texas School of Trust Banking and The University of Texas Human Resource Management Program. She earned the Professional Human Resource designation through the HR Certification Institute. Ms. England has over 30 years of experience in personnel management, special asset management, personal trust and operations. She has served on the board of directors of the Smith Ranch Property Owners Association and as vice president of finance for the Austin Human Resource Management Association. She is currently a member of the Human Resource Certification Institute.
Mr. Sliger received a B.A. and an M.B.A. from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a graduate of the ABA National Graduate Trust School. He earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner ™ and has completed the American College’s Advanced Estate Planning curriculum. He has over 30 years of experience in estate and trust administration and securities management. Mr. Sliger has served on the board of directors of the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas, Planned Giving Council of Central Texas, and the Administrative Council of the Wealth Management & Trust Division of the Texas Bankers Association. He is a currently a member of the Planned Giving Council of Central Texas, The Central Texas Estate Planning Council and the Financial Planning Association of Austin.
Mrs. Garcia received a B.B.A. from Angelo State University and has over 14 years of experience in personal trust and estate administration as well as court-created and special needs trusts. She earned the Accredited Estate Planner designation from the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils, the Certified Trust and Financial Advisor designation from the Institute of Certified Bankers and is a graduate of the Texas Bankers Association Trust Schools I & II. She is secretary to the Austin Trust Company Board of Directors and a board member of the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas.
Mr. Schroeder received a B.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin and has over 11 years of experience in investments and finance. He has earned the designations of CFA from the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute and CFP® from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Mr. Schroeder is currently an active member of the Charter Financial Analyst Society of Austin, the Financial Planning Association of Austin and is a member of the Texas School for the Deaf Foundation Advisory Board.
Ms. Morgan, has over 25 years experience in accounting, operations and product management. She is a graduate of the Institute of Certified Bankers Trust Fundamentals program and the Texas Banker’s Association Wealth Management Trust Investment Fundamentals program. Ms. Morgan earned the Certified Securities Operations Professional designation from the Institute of Certified Bankers. Additionally, she has completed the Securities Operations School at the Cannon Financial Institute. She is certified with the Internal Revenue Service to participate in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.
Mrs. Seliger, a native Texan, received her B.A. from Texas A&M University, is a graduate of the Texas Banker’s Association Texas Trust School and Graduate Trust School. She earned the Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) designation from the Institute of Certified Bankers and has over 7 years experience with court-created and special needs trusts. Mrs. Seliger is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas, the Texas School for the Deaf Foundation Advisory Board and serves on The Arc of Texas Master Pooled Trust Committee. While attending Texas A&M, she was an active member of the Gamma Phi Beta Sorority and currently, she continues her dedication to lifetime commitment as the Gamma Phi Beta Chapter Advisor at Texas State University.
Mrs. Neihart graduated from Chapman University in Orange County California with a Bachelor of Science in both Accounting and Business Administration. She has over 8 years experience in corporate accounting and finance. Mrs. Neihart is a third generation Austinite and fifth generation Texan. She has been active in several local non-profit organizations, including El Buen Samaritano, Austin Habitat for Humanity and Meals on Wheels.
Mr. Neihart earned his B.A. from Texas State University at San Marcos. He has completed the Texas Banker’s Association Texas Trust School and Graduate Trust School programs. In 2017 he earned the Certified Trust and Financial Advisor designation (CTFA) from the Institute of Certified Bankers and is a current member of the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas. Mr. Neihart has over 9 years experience in financial services.
Ms. Hawes received a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from the University of Vermont and her Juris Doctor from New England Law|Boston. Her legal studies focused on wills, estates, and trust planning. At the University of Vermont she served as the Director of Campus Events and President of the University’s Class Council. While attending New England Law|Boston she served as President of the Student Bar Association. She is a member of the Junior League of Austin and the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas. She is currently working towards her Certified Trust and Financial Advisor designation and Texas Law License.