Mr Morrison’s joined the Veritex Holdings, Inc. board in May 2017 and has served on the Veritex Community Bank’s board of directors since December 2016. Mr. Morrison is the Chief Information Officer of Cox Enterprises, Inc. and is responsible for all facets of the corporation’s information systems and transaction processing requirements. From 1989 to 2002, Mr. Morrison served as Vice President of Information at Prudential Financial, Inc. From January to November 2000, Mr. Morrison served as Chief Operating Officer for ReaIEstate.com. Mr. Morrison earned his bachelor’s degree from South Carolina State University in math and physics, and a master’s degree in industrial engineering from Northwestern University. He was named one of US Black Engineer Magazine’s Most Important Blacks in Technology for nine consecutive years (2005-2013), as well as Computerworld Magazine’s Premier 100 IT Leaders. Mr. Morrison also received the Epsilon Award for Career Achievement from the National Black Data Processing Associates (BDPA) organization. Business to Business Magazine named him an IMPACT Leader for his commitment to the community, and he was inducted into the Public Education Foundation of Moore County’s Hall of Fame. Mr. Morrison’s significant leadership and technical experience as Chief Operating Officer of Cox Enterprises qualifies him to serve on our board.