About Us – Board of Directors
John W. Barnhill, Jr. – Director, Blue Bell Creameries of Brenham and Former UT Board of Regents
H. A. “Bud” Smith DVM – Retired & former owner of Brenham Veterinary Hospital
Secretary to the Board of Directors:
Gary L. Sonnenburg – Co-owner of Medical Arts & Waldie’s Pharmacy
President and CEO:
Lee R. Gaskamp, Jr.
Other Voting Directors:
Steve James – Vice President, Blue Bell Creameries
John Kenjura – Rancher & Real Estate Investments
Richard O’Malley – Executive Director of Facilities, Planning and Construction at Blinn College
Arlen Thielemann – Builder & President of Thielemann Construction
Wm. J. “Bill” Nutt – Investor; & Broker with IPI Investments of San Antonio, Texas
In 2005, we unexpectedly lost founding director and bank attorney James Reese “Jay” Jones to an untimely death. He, his wit, and his guidance are missed daily by the staff and board of the Bank of Brenham.