American Bank Expands Houston and Corpus Christi Teams

Jennifer Poindexter Named Treasury Management Services Manager; Anne Dinh Named Senior Commercial Lending Officer; Michael Korff Named Senior Commercial Lending Officer

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX | May 24, 2018

American Bank is pleased to announce the addition of three new American Bankers in the Corpus Christi and Houston communities: Jennifer Poindexter as the Treasury Management Services Manager, located in Houston, Anne Dinh as a Senior Commercial Lending Officer in Houston, and Michael Korff as a Senior Commercial Lending Officer in Corpus Christi. Making the announcement was Stephen Raffaele, President and Chief Operating Officer of American Bank.

About Poindexter, Dinh, and Korf

Poindexter’s experience includes over 17 years of Treasury Management sales experience. For the past 10 years, she had served as Senior Vice President of Treasury, Liquidity and Specialty Banking at Texas Capital Bank in Houston. Prior to that time, she held large corporate and middle market treasury management sales positions with several financial institutions. In her new position, she will oversee American Bank’s Treasury Management strategy, including product and vendor management, as well as provide leadership for the bank’s Treasury Management sales team. She holds a Master of Business Administration from Loyola University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. Poindexter is a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP).

Dinh’s experience includes over 19 years in banking. She most recently served as Vice President, Commercial Banking Officer for Third Coast Bank in The Woodlands in the Houston area. Prior to that, she served in similar positions with banks in the Houston and Nebraska markets. In her new position, Dinh will manage commercial, real estate, and executive and professional client relationships. She holds a Bachelor of Science, Banking and Finance degree from the University of Nebraska Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska.

Korff’s experience includes over 13 years in banking with a majority of that time spent with a commercial focus. Since 2010, he served as a Vice President, Principal Relationship Manager with Wells Fargo Bank in Corpus Christi. Prior to that time, he held commercial and business banking positions at several other financial institutions. In his new role, Korff will manage and grow a diverse portfolio of client relationships. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from the University of Texas at Tyler in Tyler, Texas.

"Jennifer, Anne, and Michael are experienced leaders in banking and all possess a relentless focus on building strong client relationships. We’re excited to have each of them join American Bank in their individual areas of expertise, as we build upon our commitment to serving the banking needs of businesses throughout all of our markets," said Raffaele.

About American Bank

American Bank was founded in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1970. It is the largest locally-owned and independent financial institution in the Coastal Bend area, with assets totaling nearly $1.4 billion as of March 31, 2018. The bank currently has 13 locations in the communities of Austin, Corpus Christi, Goliad, Port Aransas, Rockport and Victoria. It also operates a network of 18 ATMs. In addition to the Houston market expansion already underway, entry into the San Antonio market is planned for 2018. Services include commercial banking, with Centers of Excellence specializing in commercial real estate, medical, energy, SBA and technology lending; a full range of business and personal deposit accounts and loans; Private Banking for executives and professionals; Treasury Management services; home-related loans; and a full range of electronic banking services. In addition, the bank’s subsidiaries and other partners offer trust and asset management, insurance, and non-bank investment services. Those partners include American Bank Trust and Asset Management, the American Financial Insurance Services affiliate Borden Insurance, and American Investment Services, a division of Herndon Plant Oakley Ltd., member FINRA/SIPC. More information can be found at

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