Mabrey Bank is ringing in 2019 with a new executive leadership team to guide the $1.1 billion family owned bank into the future. Scott Mabrey has been appointed as the new CEO, John Pixley will become the new President, and Carlisle Mabrey IV will serve as Chief Operating Officer.
“These changes are a product of the natural growth and development of the bank and have been on the bank’s planning horizon for a number of years” said Carlisle Mabrey III. After four decades as the bank’s CEO, he will become Executive Chairman and has executed a thoughtful succession plan, many years in the making. This will ensure continued growth and success for the organization.
Scott Mabrey, as CEO, will be responsible for guiding the strategic direction of the organization and providing the leadership and vision to continue to drive the bank’s core values of “professionalism, stewardship of community resources, high performance, integrity, reliability and teamwork.” Scott has more than 20 years of banking experience, having most recently served as Mabrey Bank President. Scott is a graduate of University of Oklahoma, earning both his Bachelors and Juris Doctorate.
As the new President of Mabrey Bank, John Pixley will have responsibility for all commercial lending and drive growth initiatives across the organization. John joined Mabrey in 2012 after more than 30 years of experience in banking, specializing in service to middle market businesses and individuals. John is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and Louisiana State University’s Graduate School of Banking of the South.
Carlisle Mabrey IV will begin serving as the Chief Operating Officer with the responsibility to set operational strategy, maximize company resources, identify new and innovative customer solutions, and oversee retail banking across all 15 locations. Carlisle is a graduate of Austin College where he earned a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and Management in addition to a Master of Arts in Teaching.
“Mabrey Bank is indeed fortunate to have highly qualified and dedicated professionals throughout the bank,” said Carlisle Mabrey III, “These changes continue a pattern of deep collaboration across multiple generations of family leadership while also best leveraging the expertise and experience of Scott, John, and Carlisle.”