Board of Directors

The directors of WestStar are committed to providing sound governance and responsible financial stewardship for the bank. Our directors all have local ties and possess an unwavering commitment to our community. They come from a variety of backgrounds and with a wide range of professional experiences, greatly enhancing our bank leadership.

L. Frederick (Rick) Francis



Edward Escudero, WestStar Bank Director and Vice Chairman
Edward Escudero

Vice Chairman, WestStar

Richard Castro, WestStar Bank Director, Castro Enterprises, Inc. Owner
Richard Castro

Owner & President,

Castro Enterprises, Inc.

Miguel Fernandez S.

CEO, Director &


Paul L. Foster, WestStar Bank Director, Executive Chairman Western Refining, Inc.
Paul L. Foster


Franklin Mountain Investments, LLC

Lane B. Gaddy


W. Silver Recycling, Inc.

Joshua Hunt

Executive Vice President,

Hunt Companies, Inc.

Carol Johnson, WestStar Bank Director
 Carol M. Johnson

Community Volunteer

Meyer Marcus, WestStar Bank Director, MIMCO, Inc. Chairman
Meyer Marcus



Rusty Miller, WestStar Bank Director, A.R.M Farms, Ltd. General Partner Manager
A.R. (Rusty) Miller, III

General Partner Manager,

A.R.M Farms, Ltd.

Jonathan Rogers, Jr., WestStar Bank Director, St. Regis Airport Properties President, CEO
Jonathan W. Rogers, Jr.

President & CEO,

St. Regis Airport Properties 

Emma Schwartz, WestStar Bank Director, Medical Center of the Americas (MCA) President
Emma Wollschlager Schwartz


Medical Center of the Americas Foundation

Robert Scott (Bobby) Skov


SK-2 Farms

Maria Teran, WestStar Bank Director, Sierra Machinery President
Maria F. Teran

President & CEO

Sierra Machinery

Linda C. Troncoso


TRE & Associates, LLC

Robert Brown, WestStar Bank Director, Brownco Capital LLC President
J. Robert Brown

Advisory Director