Joe Quiroga

José (Joe) Quiroga is currently President of Texas National Bank and a member of the Bank’s Board of Directors, a position he has held since 2007.

Mr. Quiroga leads Texas National Bank, a Hispanic-Owned community bank chartered in 1920 out of Mercedes, TX with an emphasis on servicing the small business needs of the Rio Grande Valley.  Since 2007 the Bank has grown from $64 million to $360 million in assets.

Prior to joining Texas National Bank, Mr. Quiroga was Vice President at JPMorganChase with positions in Commercial Lending and Private Banking managing both U.S. and International clients.  Mr. Quiroga was previously licensed as a registered Investment Advisor with NASD Series 7, 63 and State of Texas Group 1 insurance license.

Mr. Quiroga was recently appointed as a board member for the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.  Mr. Quiroga is the first Hispanic Banker appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and the first person from the Rio Grande Valley to ever serve in that capacity.

Prior to being appointed to the Board he served as a member of the Regional Bank Council for the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas-San Antonio Branch.  He also served on the Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and was appointed as the committee’s national representative in Washington D.C.  Mr. Quiroga was the Vice Chairman for the committee which advised the Federal Board of Governors on community banking issues and trends.

Mr. Quiroga’ s civic activities currently include serving as the Immediate Past Board Chair for Edinburg’s Boy’s and Girl’s Club, as well as the current Treasurr and Board Member of the VAMOS Scholarship Fund.  Mr. Quiroga was previously a board member of the Texas Bankers Association, and a committee member for the Minority Depository Institutions Advisory Committee to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.  He has served as a Board Member for St. Matthews Episcopal School and Christian Life Church.

Mr. Quiroga graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Texas Pan-American Class of 2000 with a Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.

Mr. Quiroga’s passions include traveling with his wife Yvonne and daughter Kiara. In addition, he enjoys deer hunting and bay fishing with his 14-year-old daughter Kiara.