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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    Greggory S. Lloyd

    Special Advisor to the Board and CEO

    Gregg has worked at Plains Land Bank since 1982. He has a Master’s Degree in agricultural economics from Texas Tech. He and his wife Debbie have two children and four grandchildren.

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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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    Holly Hofmann

    Chief Financial Officer
    Holly joined the Plains Land Bank team in the third quarter of 2021. She was previously the CFO of a family of companies in the fuel distribution, fuel transportation, and convenience store industries.  She holds both Accounting and Master of Business Administration degrees from Baylor University. Ms. Hofmann enjoys spending time with family and friends, including her two daughters, likes to travel, and is an old house enthusiast. 
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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.

  • Kenneth L. Hooper

    Senior Vice President / Branch President

    Kenneth is local to the Plainview area. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Entomology. Kenneth began his career with Plains Land Bank in June of 1988. Kenneth is passionate about his community and his customers.

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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.