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Joseph Moorman Grant, American Finance executive. Recipient Man of Year award Anti-Defamation League B'nai B'rith, 1988;named to Distinguished Alumni, University Texas at Austin, College Business Administration, 1982.


Grant, Joseph Moorman was born on October 30, 1938 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Son of George William and Mary Christian (Moorman) Grant.


Bachelor of Business Administration, Southern Methodist University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University Texas, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1970.


Banking officer, Citibank, New York City, 1961-1965;senior vice president, economist, Texas Commerce Bank (N.A.) also Texas Commerce Bancshares, Houston, 1970-1973;president, director, Texas Commerce Bank, Austin, 1974-1975;chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Texas American Bankshares/Fort Worth, 1986-1989;president, Texas American Bank/Fort Worth, 1976-1989;chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Texas American Bank/Fort Worth, 1983-1989;executive vice president, Chief Financial Officer, Electronic Data Systems, Dallas, 1990-1998;chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Texas Capital Bancshares, since 1998. Board directors Houston Industries, Wingate Partners, Metamor Worldwide, World President' Organisation.



Trustee Texas Christian University, 1989-1994, Southern Methodist University, 1980-1989. Chairman advisory council College Business Administration Foundation, University Texas, Austin. Trustee Dallas County Community College.

Board directors North Texas Commission, 1976-1986, chairman, 1981-1982. Trustee Paul Quinn College, 1995-1998. Board directors Communities Foundation Texas, KERA.

Chairman Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation. Member Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce (past chairman), Dallas Chamber of C., Young President Organization (board directors 1980-1989, international president 1987-1988, executive committee), Blue Key, World Presidents Ogrn., Exchange Club, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.


Married Sheila Ann Peterson, August 26, 1961. Children: Mary Elizabeth, Steven Clay.

George William Grant

Mary Christian (Moorman) Grant

Sheila Ann Peterson

Mary Elizabeth Grant

Steven Clay Grant