David R. Seim
Advisory Board Member
David R. Seim serves as an Advisory Board Member to Tri Global Energy, LLC. Mr. Seim is the Regional Chairman of Happy State Bank in Lubbock, TX. His strong leadership of Happy State Bank’s locations in the Lubbock area is indicative of the goodwill Tri Global is bringing to the economy of West Texas. Mr. Seim brings added value to the Tri Global Energy team with his long-standing executive experience. He has served as Chairman of the Independent Bankers Association of Texas, and he served as a director of the Independent Community Bankers Association of America.
He also served on the board of The Independent Bankers Bank in Dallas and was chosen to serve as Chairman of the Board in 1995. Additionally, Seim served on the board of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at SMU, where he served as Chairman.
Seim’s strong community involvement in Lubbock is greatly valued by the executive team at Tri Global. He has served as chairman of the following organizations in Lubbock: United Way Campaign, Lubbock Chamber of Commerce, Lubbock Country Club, Southwest Lubbock Rotary Club, South Plains Council Boy Scouts of America, the Texas Tech University Foundation, and he served as Chairman of the Board of the Covenant Health System. Seim’s community involvement has brought him several honors including the United Way’s Rita Harmon Award for Community Service, the Roy Bass Memorial Award presented by Southwest Lubbock Rotary, John F. Lott Distinguished Citizen Award and he is a Silver Beaver Award recipient from the Boy Scouts of America.
Additionally, Seim received the William Tinney Award for Ethics in Business, which was presented at the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce’s annual prayer luncheon in 2009. In 2006, he was awarded the prestigious Chairman’s Award from the Independent Bankers Association of Texas for service to community banking at its annual convention in San Antonio.
Seim attended Texas Tech University and is a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. He is married to the former Paula Cloud and they have three grown children and six grandchildren.