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management for community
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y forefront of creating tools that manage performance while balancing risk and reward.

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We are truly a one-stop shop that neverr outsources services. To find out how The Baker Group can
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or Ryan Hayhurst at 800.937.2257.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017

Up Front CHRISTOPHER L. WILLISTON, CAE
General Counsel’s Corner KAREN M. NEELEY
Services Spotlight JOE KIM KING
The Compliance Guy KELLY GOULART, CRCM CAMS CIA
News
Leadership Conference Preview
Gap Management: An Idea Whose Time Has Gone LESTER MURRAY
IBAT 2017 Regional Meeting Tour CHRISTOPHER L. WILLISTON VI, CAE
In an Uncertain World, Look for the Silver Lining MARK ROE
Farewell from Mae Beth
People
Calendars
New Members
Index of Advertisers
Communities
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Up Front CHRISTOPHER L. WILLISTON, CAE
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - General Counsel’s Corner KAREN M. NEELEY
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Services Spotlight JOE KIM KING
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - The Compliance Guy KELLY GOULART, CRCM CAMS CIA
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - News
The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Leadership Conference Preview
The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - 17
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Gap Management: An Idea Whose Time Has Gone LESTER MURRAY
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - IBAT 2017 Regional Meeting Tour CHRISTOPHER L. WILLISTON VI, CAE
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - In an Uncertain World, Look for the Silver Lining MARK ROE
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Farewell from Mae Beth
The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - People
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The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Calendars
The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Index of Advertisers
The Texas Independent Banker - May/June 2017 - Communities
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