Meet Chris Barnes

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Meet Chris Barnes. Barnes was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas and is a Banking Officer, Relationship Manager at our Amarillo Soncy branch location.

Barnes has been with FCB since July 2019 and came on board as a Portfolio Manager and started his current role as a Relationship Manager in 2020.

“The most rewarding aspect of my job is getting to work alongside our great customers. There is nothing better than being able to assist them in turning their dreams into realities.”

When he is not working, Barnes enjoys watching sports, traveling with friends and family and lighting up the grill in the summer.

More interesting facts about Chris Barnes: 

What is a fun interesting fact about your hometown? Amarillo’s airport, Rick Husband International has the third largest runway in the world and is designed as an alternative landing site for the space shuttle.

What are three words that best describe you? Fun-loving, loyal and trustworthy.

What is your family like? I met my wife Stacey when we worked together at Outback Steakhouse. We have been married for 8 years and have two children, Collin is 5 years old, and Callahan is almost 2 years old.

Tell us a fun/unique fact about yourself? I somehow won the “Most Improved English Student Award” my senior year in high school.

What animal do you think closely matches your personality? According to an animal personality test I took; it would be a shark.

If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?Corned beef and cabbage.

What is your favorite TV show? “American Greed”

If you could live in any city, where would it be and why? Any city near blue and sandy beaches. Maybe Honolulu.

What inspires you? Faith and family.

What is your favorite all-time quote? “We are what we believe we are.” – C.S. Lewis