Term Expires: 2/2018
Dan Droege is a 1985 graduate of Central Missouri State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance & Banking. He is also a graduate of the ABA National Commercial Lending School at the University of Oklahoma and The Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University in Dallas.
Mr. Droege is Market President of First Bank & Trust East Texas in Longview, Texas. He has 32 years of experience in the banking industry.
He is currently serving as the Chairman of the Great Texas Balloon Race, Secretary/Treasurer of The City of Longview Cultural Education Facilities Finance Corporation, Treasurer of 100 Acres of Heritage Main Street Board, LeTourneau University President’s Advisory Council and is a member of the Texas Bankers Association, Independent Bankers Association of Texas, East Texas Builders Association, Longview Chamber of Commerce and the Sooners Parents Association.
Mr. Droege was previously a President of the Longview Economic Development Corporation and the Spring Hill ISD Board of Trustees. He has been on many non-profit boards including The Salvation Army, PALS Foundation Board, Longview Beautification Association, Greater Longview United Way, The American Heart Association and the Daybreak Kiwanis.
Dan and his wife, Kim, live in Longview and have one son, Dylan, who is graduating from The University of Oklahoma in May 2016 and starts Dental School at OU in June 2016.