David is the Market President for Argent Trust Company in Austin, Texas. He opened Argent’s Austin office in early 2018. In his role as Market President, he will direct and manage all fiduciary activity for the Austin team and serve as the senior leader of complex trust, estate and retirement services administration team. David is building a team of talented and credentialed people who share his focus on creating an exceptional experience for clients.
Prior to joining Argent Trust Company and establishing the Austin office, he served as Executive Vice President and Regional Fiduciary Manager for Frost Wealth Advisors for fourteen years. In his role there, he was responsible for all aspects of the wealth management and trust administration team and also managed significant and complex client relationships. Prior to working for Frost, he worked for Austin Trust Company as an Executive Vice President and Senior Trust Officer.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University and Personal Trust School from Southern Methodist University. In addition is a Cannon Financial Institute Trust I,II, and III Honors Graduate.
David has over 28 years of experience in the wealth management industry. Active in his community of Austin, he is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas, Past President and Board Member; Texas Bankers Association Wealth Management and Trust Division; Westminster Manor Retirement Community, current Board Member and many other industry organizations.
David is an avid outdoorsman and golf enthusiast. He manages a family ranching operation on the banks of the Pedernales River in the Texas Hill Country. He and his wife, Nancy, have four children and are members of Fellowship Bible Church.