Noe G. Valles
Mr. Valles joined the board of directors of the Company earlier this year and has served on the board of directors of the Bank since 2015. He is an attorney and has acted as the pre-litigation managing partner of Glasheen, Valles and Inderman, LLP since 2004. Mr. Valles is experienced in handling cases involving all types of injuries and has provided personal injury services in English and Spanish for 24 years. He is licensed to practice law in Texas and New Mexico state courts as well as the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. Mr. Valles has served on the Board of Managers of University Medical Center in Lubbock for 11 years. He is a current member of the South Plains Trial Lawyers association and the Texas Trial Lawyers association. In 2018, he was awarded the Community Leader of the Year by the Lubbock League of Latin American Citizens. Mr. Valles earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wayland Baptist University in 1988 and was awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University in 2018. He also earned a law degree from Texas Tech University in 1993. Mr. Valles is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of his vast legal expertise and his intimate knowledge of the Texas and New Mexico communities that we serve.