Garrett Betts

Assistant Vice President, Abilene

In his role as Assistant Vice President, Garrett focuses on finding investment opportunities for taxable and tax-free client fixed income portfolios. Working closely with an experienced fixed income portfolio manager, he is responsible for many of the day-to-day activities associated with management of the trust company’s bond holdings. Additionally, Garrett focuses on First Financial Trusts’ social media marketing efforts working to enlarge the presence of the company through a variety of social media channels.

Garrett began his career with First Financial Trust in January 2015 and has served in positions such as head equity trader, fixed income analyst, and most recently managing client fixed income portfolios. In February 2018, Garrett became Assistant Vice President.

Garrett’s community involvement includes serving on the Walter and Virginia Johnson School of Business Advisory Board at McMurry University. Garrett graduated cum laude in May 2015 from McMurry University with a dual Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting and finance.