FFB promotes Lara to VP and Consumer Lender
The Board of Directors of First Financial Bank, N.A., recently announced the promotion of Orlando Lara to Vice President and Consumer Lender in Sweetwater. “With his lending background and expertise, Orlando will make a great addition to our lending team and to our community,” said Kirby Andrews, President and CEO of First Financial Bank, Sweetwater Region. Lara graduated from McMurry University with a Bachelor of business administration degree in 2004. He began his career in the banking industry in 2005, serving as a senior credit manager for another area financial institution. Lara joined First Financial Bank, Abilene region, as a loan processor in 2010 and was promoted to consumer lender in 2011. He and his wife, Sarah, have two children and are members of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish. Lara has also done volunteer work for Habitat for Humanity and Hendrick Home for Children. First Financial Bank, N.A. is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Financial Bankshares, Inc. Headquartered in Abilene, Texas, First Financial Bankshares is a financial holding company that operates 12 banking regions with 60 locations in Texas including Abilene, Acton, Albany, Aledo, Alvarado, Boyd, Bridgeport, Brock, Burleson, Cisco, Cleburne, Clyde, Decatur, Eastland, Fort Worth, Glen Rose, Granbury, Grapevine, Hereford, Huntsville, Keller, Mauriceville, Merkel, Midlothian, Mineral Wells, Moran, Newton, Odessa, Orange, Port Arthur, Ranger, Rising Star, Roby, San Angelo, Southlake, Stephenville, Sweetwater, Trent, Trophy Club, Vidor, Waxahachie, Weatherford and Willow Park. The Company also operates First Financial Trust & Asset Management Company, N.A., with seven locations and First Technology Services, Inc., a technology operating company.The Company is listed on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the trading symbol FFIN. For more information about First Financial Bankshares, please visit our website at http://www.ffin.com.