Immediate Past Chair
Kennedy has more than 36 years of experience in the financial services industry. His extensive background includes multiple areas of Banking including: Commercial/Corporate Banking, Commercial Real Estate, Retail Banking, Private Banking, Investment Management and Fiduciary Services.
Active in professional, civic and charitable organizations in San Antonio, Kennedy presently serves as Vice Chair of the Children’s Shelter Foundation, a member of the UT Health Development Board, a 2018 Chair-elect/2019 Chairman of the Board of the Texas Business Hall of Fame, a member of the St. Mary’s University Greehey School of Business Advisory Council of Executives, and Co-Chair of the 2017/2018 United Way Development Committee. In addition, he is actively involved with the special needs community of San Antonio, including: Arc of San Antonio, the Down Syndrome Association of San Antonio, Special Olympics, and the Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland.
He has served on the board of directors of the Texas Bankers Association, and he is a member of the Young Presidents Organization/World Presidents Organization – San Antonio Chapter. Kennedy was selected as a 2003-2004 Leadership San Antonio XXIX participant.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bradley University as well as an MBA from Illinois State University, and he attended the University of Virginia Graduate School of Bank Management.