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:
KENNY NGUYEN is a senior at Longview High School. He is a member of the National Honor Society and is involved in the International Baccalaureate program. Kenny serves as student council vice president, is treasurer of the senior class, and is a member of both Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Interact club. He also plays football for the Lobos. Kenny plans to attend The University of Texas at Austin, major in biology, and then attend dental school. He is active in the youth program at Mobberly Baptist Church and is the son of Wendy Tran and Calvin Nguyen. Kenny was elected to serve as board chairman for the 2011-2012 TB&T Student Board of Directors.
WESLEY MALCOLM, son of Melanie Malcolm and Mark Malcolm, will graduate from Longview High School. He is a member of the Interact club, is involved in the culinary arts program, and is a member of the Lobo football team. Wesley, a cochlear implant recipient at age four, is fluent in sign language and is a member of the American Sign Language club. He plans to study engineering at Texas A&M University. Wesley is an active member at First United Methodist Church where he serves on mission trips, volunteers at Newgate Mission, and helps with the annual Asbury House garage sale fundraiser.
ASHLEY MOORE is a senior at Longview High School and plays on the Lady Lobo Varsity Basketball team, is involved in Z-Club, and serves as senior class vice president. She is a member of the National Technical Honor Society, the National Society of High School Scholars, and is a Duke Scholar. Ashley has attended the Texas Governor’s School Summer Engineering program held at the University of North Texas. Outside of school, she is a member of Top Teens of America, serves as president of the NAACP Youth Council, and sings in the choir at Red Oak Missionary Baptist Church. Ashley plans to study pre-med at either Texas Christian University or the University of Houston. She is the daughter of Sharon Moore.
COLBY TOWNSEND will graduate from Pine Tree High School in May. He is a member of BUCS, PALS (Peer Assistance and Leadership Students), and serves as president in the Pine Tree Express-Select Choir. Colby is also a member of the National Society of High School Scholars. He plans to attend The University of Texas at Austin and major in natural science. Colby’s future goal is to attend medical school and become a surgeon. His interests and hobbies include reading and spending time with friends. He is the son of Tammy and Gary Smith.