David Estes, Executive Vice President of the Texas Regional Bank Trust Division, has more than 30 years experience in the Trust industry. David obtained his B.S. in Business Management from Oklahoma Christian College. Following early jobs at banks in Oklahoma City, Houston, and Dallas, David spent more than 20 years with Bank of America, ultimately serving as Regional Trust Executive in the U.S. Trust Division, where he over saw 5900 accounts in 17 markets in Texas, Illinois, and Michigan.
He received his Certified Trust Financial Advisor (CTFA) designation in 2003. David moved to McAllen in 2011 as Senior Trust Administrator for Border Capital Bank and then became Division Executive. With the merger of Border Capital Bank and Texas Regional Bank, he now oversees the continued growth and development of the only locally-controlled Trust Division in the Rio Grande Valley. David is very active in the community and serves on several boards including: Leadership McAllen; McAllen Chamber of Commerce Greeters; RGV Estate Planning Council; The Vannie E. Cook Jr. Cancer Foundation, Saving Our Children Society, and the Texas Bankers Association Wealth Management and Trust Education Committee.