Scott Nelson

Scott Nelson FirstCapital Bank of Texas

Meet Scott Nelson. Originally from Big Spring, Texas, Nelson is the bank’s Chief Lending Officer and offices out of our Midland Plaza location. He joined FirstCapital Bank of Texas (FCB) in 2015. During his time at FCB, Nelson previously served as the Midland Market President before transitioning to Chief Lending Officer. 

“The family culture is the best aspect of working for FCB. I’ve worked at various banks, but none had the caring spirit of FCB,” Nelson said.

When he is not working, Nelson enjoys hunting, camping, hiking, and reading during his spare time.

More interesting facts about Scott Nelson: 

What is your family like? My wife Mindy is a homemaker. My oldest daughter, who was homeschooled, just graduated from high school. My youngest daughter will be a junior at Midland Christian and is on the varsity tennis team.  

Who are your favorite sports teams? Texas Tech Red Raiders. My wife and I both attended Tech.  

What is something people may not know about you? I collect arrowheads.

What is your favorite movie? “Lonesome Dove.”

What is your favorite food? It’s hard to beat a mesquite-grilled steak! 

What is your favorite vacation spot? Anyplace with the mountains! 

If you were stuck on an island, what would you bring (limit three things)? Water bottle, a knife, and a fire starter. With these three items, you could survive indefinitely. 

What’s your favorite quote? I have many but this one is near the top. “You’ll sleep easier at night if you live honorably during the day.” – Unknown