As Senior Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager for Financial Institutions at BBVA Compass, Kathy is responsible for providing and managing solutions for financial institutions in Northeast Texas. She uses her extensive experience in combination with in-person consultation to identify beneficial correspondent or fixed income solutions for clients seeking to improve profitability and operational efficiency.
Prior to joining BBVA Compass in 2012, Armstrong spent seven years with First Financial Bank as Senior Vice President & Branch Manager in Midlothian, Texas. Since the beginning of her mortgage banking career in 1991 until 2000, Kathy succeeded in several top management positions at Bank of America, NationsBank and NCNB in Dallas, Texas. In 2000, Kathy joined Countrywide Funding Corporation as the Vice President and Branch Manager and, thereafter, she move to The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas as a Senior Lending Officer concentrating on asset/liability management for banks. She also served as a Director for the Independent Bankers Association of Texas Leadership Division Board of Directors.