James R. Huffines serves as Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries of Hilltop Holdings. Mr. Huffines has more than 30 years of experience with expertise in lending.
As Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries, Mr. Huffines oversees the activities of Hilltop Holdings subsidiary companies PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending, HilltopSecurities, and National Lloyds.
Mr. Huffines joined Hilltop subsidiary PlainsCapital Bank in 2001 as Central and South Texas Region Chairman. He was named President and Chief Operating Officer of PlainsCapital Corporation in November 2010. He was promoted to Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries of Hilltop Holdings in 2016. Prior to joining PlainsCapital, he held executive positions at Dallas Bancshares, Inc., Bank of Dallas, and Republic National Bank of Dallas.
Mr. Huffines received Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from The University of Texas. He is a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University.