Senior Management Team

Plains Land Bank is committed to providing you with quality service and it all starts with our senior management team. When you come to us for a loan, you want to know that you are working with the best lenders and managers who have a high-level of experience in agricultural finance. Our executive team has unparalleled industry knowledge. Get to know the Plains Land Bank Senior Management Team:

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    Kay Lynn McLaughlin

    Chief Executive Officer

    Kay Lynn has been with Plains Land Bank since 2010 and has been in the banking industry since 2001. Her list of degrees includes a Master of Professional Accounting, a Master of Business Administration-Management, a Bachelor of Business Administration-Management, and an Associate of Science Degree. Her and her husband Scott, along with their son Chris, farm and raise cattle.

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    Cory W. Bruce

    Chief Credit Officer

    Cory started his career with Plains Land Bank in 1998. He graduated from West Texas A&M with a Bachelor of Science degree, as well as a masters of business administration. He and his wife Kim, and their three kids enjoy movies and travelling. 

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    Stephen W. Donnell

    Regional President

    Steve has been with Plains Land Bank since 1994. He is a proud graduate of West Texas A&M University. Steve is married to Denise, and they have two grown daughters and three grandchildren. Steve enjoys spending time with his family and friends outdoors.

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    Sierra Blais, SHRM - CP

    Director of Administration

    Sierra has been with Plains Land Bank since 2016. She is currently completing her Bachelor of Management degree at West Texas A&M University. Sierra and her husband John enjoying traveling and good food.