HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Houston Trust Company is pleased to announce that Eric Atwood has joined the company as Vice President, Trust Administration.
Mr. Atwood joins Houston Trust Company with more than 17 years of trust experience. As Vice President of Trust Administration, he is responsible for personal trust administration, estate administration, client service and special asset support. Prior to joining Houston Trust Company, Mr. Atwood was a Trust Officer for Bank of Texas and Sentinel Trust Company.
“We are indeed fortunate to be adding Eric to the Houston Trust team. He has extensive trust experience and a wonderful client service attitude,” said David R. Lummis, President and CEO. “Our company’s growth has allowed us to build the highest quality team of trust and investment professionals in our market.”
Mr. Atwood earned a BBA degree in Trust and Wealth Management from Campbell University. He holds the Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ designations. He is a member of the Houston Estate and Financial Forum.
About Houston Trust Company.
Houston Trust Company is a full service trust company focused on providing the highest quality fiduciary and financial management services for trusts, estates and families. The Company provides individually tailored services to clients throughout Texas, giving assurance to families that their financial assets and affairs are managed not only for them but also for their children, grandchildren and for the generations that follow. Houston Trust Company is the largest private trust company in Texas and manages approximately $4.7 billion in fiduciary assets held in trust, estate, and agency accounts.
Houston Trust Company was founded in 1994 and is owned by eight families who shared the Company's multi-generational vision. In addition, all Houston Trust Company employees own stock in the company. The shareholders are committed to the company remaining independent and locally managed to best serve clients now and in the future. For more information on Houston Trust Company, please visit the Company’s web site at http://www.houstontrust.com.