The Edmond Sun

May 3, 2013

FirstBank Southwest welcomes new board member


Special to The Sun

AMARILLO — FirstBank Southwest recently welcomed Drew McGarraugh to the Board of Directors for FirstPerryton Bancorp Inc. and FirstBank Southwest. McGarraugh has been a financial adviser for more than 10 years and is currently working for Ameriprise Financial Advisors Inc. He is a certified financial planner and a chartered retirement planning counselor. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association.

McGarraugh received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and a Master’s of Business Administration degree, both of which are from West Texas A&M University. He lives with his wife Crystal, son Luke and daughter Olivia in Edmond. They are active members of the Crossings Community Church.

“I am very excited about the addition of Drew McGarraugh to our board,” remarked Smith Ellis, FirstBank Southwest chairman, president and CEO. “Drew brings with him many years of experience as a Certified Financial Planner with Ameriprise in Edmond. His experience in business and financial services will make our Board of Directors even stronger. On behalf of the Board of Directors and stockholders of FirstPerryton Bancorp Inc. and FirstBank Southwest, we wholeheartedly welcome Drew McGarraugh.”