Executive Vice President, Abilene
Matthew Melbourne is an Executive Vice President and the Chief Operations Officer with First Financial Trust. He graduated from Abilene Christian University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Finance. Matt also earned his Master of Business Administration from Hardin Simmons University in May of 2003.
Matt has been working in the financial services industry for over twenty years. His career started in Abilene, Texas with Condley & Company as an auditor. He then went to work for Merrill Lynch in Abilene as a Financial Advisor and in 2004 Matt began working for the Community Bank of Snyder in Snyder, Texas to start his career in Banking ultimately becoming a Senior Vice President and Cashier.
In June of 2014, Matt joined the First Financial Trust team as Senior Vice President and Cashier. In January of 2016 Matt was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer. Matt also serves as the Board Secretary and Treasurer for First Financial Trust.