Texas Bank and Trust celebrates the thirty-fifth anniversary of Student Board of Directors, recognizing outstanding high school seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, and a commitment to community service. We are proud to introduce the following members of the 2012-2013 Student Board.
Ellen Dixon, daughter of Libby and Larry Dixon, is a senior at Grace Community School where she is a member of the National Honor Society and sings with the Grace Ashira Concert Choir. Ellen has participated in the sports program throughout high school and serves as the captain for both the basketball and golf teams. She also volunteers in the athletic department by running the game clock and keeping scorebooks. Ellen has had the opportunity to travel to France, Spain, and Italy on the school’s foreign language trips. She is a member of Green Acres Baptist Church and is active in the youth group, choir, vacation bible school, and mission trips. Ellen plans to attend Baylor University in Waco, Texas, with a future goal in sports medicine with a focus in sports rehab, nutrition, and training. Her hobbies and interests include travel, golf, attending all types of sporting events, working out, and shopping.
Christopher Jones is a senior at John Tyler High School where he is a member of the National Honor Society. He is active in the Eco-club and sings with the school choir. Christopher has been recognized as a top accelerated reader, as attaining perfect attendance, and is listed on the AB Honor Roll. Christopher is also involved in the John Tyler sports program where he plays on the varsity basketball team and is a member of the track team. As an active member in his church, Christopher serves as a hospitality usher, sings in the choir, and helps cook each Sunday. He has also volunteered in the community by participating in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Christopher plans to attend Baylor University in Waco, Texas, with a future goal in the field of biology. His hobbies and interests include music, basketball, and track. Christopher is the grandson of Mamie Hendrix.