People Who Make a Difference

Student Board of Directors - Longview

Michael Goolsby, Ella Freeman, and Daniele Farren (seated)


Texas Bank and Trust celebrates the thirty-ninth 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 2016-2017 Student Board.

Michael Goolsby, son of Tammy and Mike Goolsby, is a senior at Longview High School. He is an International Baccalaureate student and a member of the National Honor Society. He is also president of the senior class, a Rotary Youth Leadership Award recipient, and a member of the student council and the Interact club. Michael believes he is impacting his world by serving in his community, traveling on mission trips, and serving as a leader in his school and church youth group. He plans to attend The University of Texas and study government. Michael’s future goals include working as a corporate lawyer and serving in the state legislature.

Ella Freeman, daughter of Meg and Vance Freeman, is a senior at Trinity School of Texas. She is vice president of the Spanish club, secretary of the Z-Club, and a member of the National Honor Society, student government, and the varsity volleyball and basketball teams. She also served on the student board of directors for Spring Hill State Bank and the Longview Museum of Fine Arts. Ella believes she is impacting her world by volunteering with several organizations in Longview and being an example of Christ to everyone she meets. She plans to attend Baylor University and study art. Ella’s future goals include working as a photographer and a humanitarian.

Daniele Farren, daughter of Deborah and Michael Farren, is a senior at Longview High School. She is an International Baccalaureate student and a member of the National Honor Society. She is also a drum major, a majorette, and a member of the Technology Student Association. Daniele believes she is impacting her world by volunteering in the Longview community, traveling on mission trips, and serving as a leader in the marching band and her church youth group. She plans to attend Purdue University and study electrical engineering and intellectual property law. Daniele’s future goals include working as a patent lawyer.


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