Doug Bready is the Regional President of the Rio Grande Valley & Coastal Bend and Executive Vice President for Vantage Bank Texas. Mr. Bready has been in the banking industry for over 24 years. He initially worked with the DuPont Company in Mississippi and West Virginia. During his banking career, he served on the Board of Directors for the Texas State Bank in McAllen, a member of Texas Regional Bancshares, Inc. In addition, Mr. Bready provided commercial lending expertise to a wide range of business ventures. Mr. Bready is an Eagle Scout and has served on numerous boards for a variety of community service organizations; including the Rio Grande Council Boy Scouts, where he was Council President, the America Fellowship of Christian Athletes and many others. Mr. Bready earned a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering degree from the University of Texas. He also attended the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking, graduating with Distinction.