This academic year, Texas Bank and Trust celebrates the thirty-fourth anniversary of the Student Board of Directors, a group of outstanding high school seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, and a commitment to community service. We are proud to introduce the following 2011-2012 Student Board members:
ASHLEY WILEY, daughter of Monica Wiley, is a senior at Pine Tree High School. She is a member of the Pine Tree Pride Band, where she serves on the auxiliary flag line. Ashley is a member of People Educating Communities About Tobacco; Communities in Schools; Forever Friends; Distributive Education Club of America; College Bound; and Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America. She is also co-chairman for Dancing With the Stars. Ashley plans to attend Stephen F. Austin State University and her future goals include becoming a doctor.
HANNAH ASHBY is a senior at Pine Tree High School. She is a member of the National Honor Society, the Leadership Class, and is vice president of the Student Council. Hannah serves as senior drum major, band captain, and auxiliary member for the Pine Tree Pride Band. She also serves as chairperson for Dancing With the Stars. Hannah plans to major in biology at Texas A&M University and pursue a career as a pediatrician. Her interests include ballroom dancing. Hannah is the daughter of Lori Ashby and Dana Ashby.
DANNY GRANT is a senior at Pine Tree High School where he is a member of Peer Assistance & Leadership, College Bound, and Debate. He plays in the jazz band and is a member of the Pine Tree Pride Band. Danny plans to earn his master’s degree in broadcast meteorology, first attending Tyler Junior College and then Texas A&M University. He is a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Gilmer and his interests and hobbies include music, practicing the trombone and euphonium, and spending time with friends. Danny is the son of Beverly and Danny Grant.
MORGAN WALTERS is the daughter of Gaye and John Walters and a senior at Pine Tree High School. She serves as band captain for the Pine Tree Pride Band. Morgan is a member of the PT Express Select Choir and Peer Assistance and Leadership Students. She plans to attend East Texas Baptist University and major in religion. Morgan hopes to work in ministry, doing whatever God calls her to do. She is an active member of Oakland Heights Baptist Church where she sings with the youth choir and ensemble and serves on mission trips.