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WTNB Joins the JBS Family of Corporate Sponsors

The John Ben Shepperd Public Leadership Institute announces today that West Texas National Bank (WTNB) has become a corporate sponsor of the institute. Both organizations believe in a strong West Texas characterized by civic engagement and vibrant leadership in our regional communities. By joining together in the pursuit of excellence in Texas leadership, WTNB and JBS are demonstrating their solid commitment to educating young Texans about public leadership, ethics, and community service.

WTNB is an intrastate bank headquartered in Midland, Texas, with branch locations in Seminole, Alpine, Crane, Denver City, Kermit, Pecos, Terlingua, and a loan office in Lubbock. Our mission is to provide outstanding banking services to our customers while increasing the long-term value of our owners’ financial investments. WTNB offers a full range of personal and commercial banking and related financial products and services through its West Texas branch network. We are a 21st century bank with roots going back to 1904. We use the very latest technology to provide top-notch service to our customers.

The John Ben Shepperd Public Leadership Institute is the state’s Center of Excellence for public leadership education, ethics, and public service. It prepares young Texans in these areas and conducts on-site leadership training at schools and organizations throughout Texas. The JBS Institute is co-located with and part of the University of Texas of the Permian Basin (UTPB). Information about the Shepperd Institute and the Texas Leadership Forum is available at www.shepperdinstitute.com .