Associations

Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)

ISACA

CoNetrix employs multiple people that are members of ISACA and maintain various certifications sponsored by ISACA, including the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM). ISACA was started in 1967 by a small group of individuals with the idea of creating a centralized source of information and guidance in the field of computer systems audit controls. Today, ISACA boasts more than 86,000 members in more than 160 countries. www.isaca.org

(ISC)²

(ISC)2

CoNetrix employs multiple people that are members of (ISC)² and maintain various certifications sponsored by (ISC)². (ISC)² was founded in 1989 by Information Security and Information Technology leaders. Today, it is a globally recognized "Gold Standard" for certifying information security professionals. Currently, (ISC)² has certified more than 50,000 information security professional in more than 120 countries. www.isc2.org

CompTIA

CompTIA

Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a leading association representing the international technology community. Its goal is to provide a unified voice, global advocacy and leadership, and to advance industry growth through standards, professional competence, education and business solution. CompTIA members are companies at the forefront of innovation. CompTIA offers members access to industry research, networking and partnering opportunities, best practices and developed standards. www.comptia.org

Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA)

Independent Community Bankers of America

The Independent Community Bankers of America represents nearly 5,000 community banks of all sizes and charter types throughout the United States and is dedicated exclusively to representing the interests of the community banking industry and the communities and customers it serves. www.icba.org

Western Independent Bankers (WIB)

Western Independent Bankers

WIB, established in 1937, is a trade association that informs, educates and connects community banks with the resources and services to achieve the highest standards of personal and organizational performance. WIB currently has more than 300 community and independent banks as members in the Western states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and the U.S. Territories. www.wib.org

Colorado Bankers Association

Colorado Bankers Association

On July 20, 1892, sixty-one Colorado bankers convened at the chamber of commerce to organize the Colorado State Bankers Association. The gathering was termed a "splendid showing of western manhood." Since that day, CBA has become a driving force behind the bankers of Colorado. www.coloradobankers.org

Georgia Bankers Association

Georgia Bankers Association

The Georgia Bankers Association is the trade and professional organization representing the interests of banks and thrift institutions in the state of Georgia. www.gabankers.com

Illinois Bankers Association

Illinois Bankers Association

The Illinois Bankers Association is a full-service trade association dedicated to creating a positive business climate that benefits the entire banking industry. Membership includes state and national banks, savings banks and savings and loan associations as well as organizations that serve the banking industry. The mission statement of the IBA reads "Empowering Illinois bankers through information, collaboration and innovation." www.ilbanker.com

Indiana Bankers Association

Indiana Bankers Association

The Indiana Bankers Association was founded in 1897 and is now the largest and most comprehensive association of financial institutions in the state. The IBA’s mission is to deploy its resources in a manner that fosters member growth, enhances profitability and maintains member integrity. It continually strives to provide government relations, education and other services in a manner that benefits its members. www.indianabankers.org

Iowa Bankers Association

Iowa Bankers Association

The Iowa Bankers Association was founded in 1887. The IBA servers almost 400 member banks and thrifts in the state, representing around 94% of banks and thrifts chartered in the state. The IBA mission statement reads "Contribute to the success of our members", and the vision statement reads "Iowa Bankers, leading with expertise and resources to empower the financial services industry." www.iowabankers.com

Kansas Bankers Association

Kansas Bankers Association

The Kansas Bankers Association (KBA) was organized on February 22, 1887, and was one of the first five state bankers associations in the country. The mission statement for the KBA is "To support and assist Kansas banks and Kansas bankers". www.ksbankers.com

Louisiana Bankers Association

Louisiana Bankers Association

Founded in 1900, the Louisiana Bankers Association (LBA) plays an important role in developing a legal and regulatory environment that is beneficial to Louisiana banks. The mission of the LBA is to help banks grow and prosper. www.lba.org

Michigan Bankers Association

Michigan Bankers Association

The Michigan Bankers Association's mission is to advance a positive business environment for the Michigan banking industry and to foster safe, profitable, and successful banks, which in turn promote strong communities and economic activity in Michigan. www.mibankers.com

Nebraska Bankers Association

Nebraska Bankers Association

The Nebraska Bankers Association was founded in 1889. The NBA’s mission is to provide extraordinary service for extraordinary members, and their vision is to be the foremost resource and advocate for Nebraska’s banking industry. www.nebankers.org

Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico

Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico

The Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico was formed in the 1980’s by a group of bankers concerned with the expansion of large, national and regional banks into the state. After lengthy debates, the New Mexico Legislature eventually allowed interstate banking. The organization continues to support the retention of both state and federally chartered banks. Only fifty chartered institutions in New Mexico are eligible for ICBA/NM membership, due to strict requirements. All fifty are ICBA/NM members. www.icbanm.org

Oklahoma Bankers Association

Oklahoma Bankers Association

The Oklahoma Bankers Association was created in June, 1897 when 25 banks from Oklahoma Territory assembled to organize in pursuit of their common goals. Today, the OBA server 270 member banks by assisting with government relations, educational programs, legal and compliance services, communications, and numerous other services. www.oba.com

Tennessee Bankers Association

Tennessee Bankers Association

The Tennessee Bankers Association was established in 1890, and today all of the Tennessee banks and thrift institutions belong to the association. Among other activities, the association provides continuing education, develops and monitors state and federal legislative agendas, disseminates information on all facets of the financial services industry, and promotes the public image of financial institutions. www.tnbankers.org

Texas Bankers Association

Texas Bankers Association

The Texas Bankers Association was founded in 1885 to help create a dynamic and profitable environment for Texas banks. The association provides a healthy atmosphere for the industry as well as resources and services to benefit bank employees. www.texasbankers.com

Independent Bankers Association of Texas Associate Member*

The Independent Bankers Association of Texas was organized in 1974 to promote the interests of independent banking. Today, IBAT represents more than 2,000 Texas community banks and branches. www.ibat.org

* IBAT does not endorse associate members.

Wisconsin Bankers Association

Wisconsin Bankers Association

Founded in 1892, the Wisconsin Bankers Association is the state’s largest financial industry trade association, representing 300 commercial banks and savings institutions and their nearly 2,300 branch offices and almost 30,000 employees. Of the 300 Wisconsin banks, 97 percent are members of the Wisconsin Bankers Association. The Association represents banks of all sizes from banks in rural Wisconsin to the state's largest financial institution in Milwaukee. www.wisbank.com

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce

For 93 years, the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce has been working to build a better Lubbock. The Chamber works for its member businesses in many ways, including offering networking and educational opportunities. www.lubbockchamber.com