Richard M. (Tres) Kleberg, III

Director since 1992
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Richard M. (Tres) Kleberg III

Mr. Richard M. (Tres) Kleberg III, a fifth generation Texan from Kingsville, has been managing partner of SFD Enterprises, LLC, a private family investment management firm, for 30 years. He is a graduate of Trinity University with a BS degree in Political Science and the Southwest Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. He joined Frost Bank’s executive training program after college and became a trust and business development officer and then a commercial loan officer. Mr. Kleberg served on the board and Audit Committee of the Abraxas Petroleum Corporation for 16 years and was a director and served on the Audit Committee of Kleberg First National Bank. He served as a director and a member of the Investment/ Finance and Compensation Committee of the King Ranch, Inc. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Trinity University and sat on the Finance Committee for more than 25 years. Mr. Kleberg is on the advisory board of The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Foundation. He is also a current member and past chair of the board of the San Antonio Livestock Exposition Education Fund, Inc. Mr. Kleberg was appointed to serve as the civilian aide to the Secretary of the Army Texas/South in 2008. In addition, he serves on the development board of The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio and on the Chancellor’s Advisory Council of The University of Texas. He is also a trustee of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation.