First Command’s Leadership
W. David White
President and CEO, First Command Bank
W. David White, President and CEO of First Command Bank, joined First Command Financial Services in 1993 to begin the formation of First Command Bank. While holding the title of Banking Services Coordinator, White spearheaded the legal and legislative effort that made First Command Bank a reality in April 1997. He has held the position of President and CEO since the bank's formation.
Mr. White has had a distinguished career in Texas banking. He joined Continental National Bank (now Chase Bank) where he remained until 1984, rising to become manager of the Corporate Lending Department. He then joined NationsBank Fort Worth (now Bank of America) and rose to the position of Senior Vice President, in which he was responsible for portfolio management, loan underwriting, budgeting and sales activity in the Private Banking department.
In addition to his professional activities, Mr. White is involved in the Fort Worth community as a member of the Board of Trustees of Trinity Valley School; past Chairman, United Cerebral Palsy of Tarrant County; past President, Parenting Guidance Center; past President, Texas Boys Choir; and former Board Member and Director of Development, West Side Lions Little League.
Mr. White holds a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Texas and an MBA in management from Texas Christian University.