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CommunityBank of Texas Names Cambrea Merriwether Chief Human Resources Officer

Scott Petty of Chartwell Partners Financial Services Team is pleased to announce that Cambrea Merriwether is the new Chief Human Resources Officer of client CommunityBank of Texas.  Reporting to Bob Franklin, Chairman and CEO, Cambrea will be responsible for the overall management of the existing human resources (HR) team and for all areas of the HR function including: talent management, training and development, benefits, compensation, HR compliance and M&A support.

With 20 plus years in Human Resources, Cambrea brings multi-industry and market (growth & downturn) experience to her new role, most recently from Apergy (NYSE: APY) and spin-out Norriseal Wellmark (Oil & Gas) and Arthur J. Gallagher and Company (Insurance).  Earlier in her career Cambrea spent 8 years with BOK Financial.  Cambrea attended Purdue University earning a BS in International Business Management and Economics.

“Every member of my financial services executive recruiting team was ready to go work for Cambrea five minutes into the interview process. She is extraordinary when it comes to relationship building, talent acquisition and being passionate about her community.  Cambrea is also our first 100% virtual C-Suite executive recruit,” said Scott Petty.

About CommunityBank of Texas

CBTX, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBTX) is the bank holding company for CommunityBank of Texas, N.A., a $3.5 billion asset bank, offering commercial banking solutions to local small and mid-sized businesses and professionals in Houston, Beaumont, Dallas and surrounding communities in Texas. CBTX operates 19 branches located in the Houston market, 15 branches in the Beaumont market and one branch in the Dallas market.

About Chartwell Partners

Chartwell Partners is a national, retained search firm founded in 2005 specializing in executive and board of director leadership recruitment. Partner Scott Petty and his team pride themselves on being one of the best executive search firm recruiting teams in the nation.  We are regularly called upon by clients in the Commercial Banking, Community Banking and Real Estate Sectors to recruit C-Suite and other senior executives. As a top executive search firm, it is our job and privilege to meet the executive recruiting needs of our clients.