Board of Directors
Robert A. (Bob) Malone
Executive Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Sonora Bancshares, Inc.
Director since 2015
Mr. Malone has been the Executive Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Sonora Bancshares, Inc., a community bank, since 2014. Previously, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of The First National Bank of Sonora, Texas (a community bank owned by first Sonora Bancshares, Inc.) from 2009 to 2014. Mr. Malone was also an Executive Vice President of BP plc, an integrated oil and gas company, and Chairman of the Board and President, BP America Inc. from 2006 to 2009. Mr. Malone has been a director of Halliburton Company, a provider of products and services to the energy industry, since 2009 and has been a director of Peabody Energy Corporation, a coal mining company, since 2009. As of January 1, 2016, Mr. Malone serves as the Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Peabody Energy. Mr. Malone is on the faculty of the Stanford Law School's Directors' College. He is a Distinguished Eagle Scout and advisor to the Texas Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Mr. Malone is a member of our Audit Committee and our Personnel and Compensation Committee.