Mr. Trusty graduated in 1972 with a BBA degree from Texas A&M University-Commerce. He earned a JD from South Texas College of Law in Houston and is licensed to practice law in Texas plus the Northern and Eastern Districts of Federal Court in Texas. Since his graduation in December of 1972, he has devoted his entire professional career to the fields of law and banking. Mick presently serves as Senior Vice President and Wealth Strategist in the U.S. Trust Group of Bank of America in Dallas. Professionally, Mick holds a CTFA designation and is a Member of the College of the State Bar of Texas. He is also a member of the Dallas Bar Association, the Tarrant County Bar Association (Sustaining Foundation Member), the Hopkins County Bar Association, the Northeast Texas Bar Association and the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Mick recently retired from the Alumni Association Board after serving as President from 2005-2008. Mr. Trusty and his wife, Wanda, lives in Sulphur Springs. The Trusty’s were inducted to the Founders Circle in 2008 in recognition of their philanthropic support to this institution.