Ports-to-Plains Alliance Board Member / Past Chair
President, Westex Cancorp, Inc.
Sid Cauthorn serves as President of Westex Bancorp, Inc. which is the parent company of The Bank & Trust. The Bank opened in 1910 in Del Rio, Texas and currently has branches in Del Rio (2), Brackettville, Sonora, and San Angelo. As of December, 2015 the bank has total assets of $440 million. Westex also owns Anco Insurance Managers, LLP in Bryan, Texas and is an investor in The Bank & Trust of Bryan/College Station. Cauthorn is on the Board of Directors of all three companies. He has been a member of the Ports To Plains board since 1999 and was its Chairman from 2003 to 2009. As a Past-Chairman, Cauthorn is a member of the Ports To Plains Executive Committee.
Cauthorn is a 1984 graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Agriculture Economics. After working with the Texas Department of Banking for seven years, Cauthorn returned to Del Rio in 1993 as Chief Operations Officer and Investment Officer for The Bank & Trust. He became President of the bank in 1999. He and his wife Kim have three children; Abb, Hattie, and Mills.