Michelle N. Hodge performs Enterprise Risk Management and Regulatory Liaison for Industry Bancshares, Inc., the holding company of Industry State Bank, Citizens State Bank, Fayetteville Bank, First National Bank of Bellville, First National Bank of Shiner and Bank of Brenham, all located in Texas. Prior to Industry Bancshares, Inc. she worked for the Texas Department of Banking (TDB) for 13 years.

At the TDB, Michelle received her commission in 2013 and was promoted to review examiner in 2018. Her portfolio consisted of banks and trust companies totaling approximately $127 billion in assets. In February 2020, she became the director of strategic support, overseeing policies and procedures, the commissioning process, staff training, agency publications, consumer complaint activities and tracking legislation affecting the TDB and the state’s financial system.

In 2017, Michelle graduated from the Graduate School of Banking in Colorado (GSBC). She is currently a faculty member at GSBC and the Texas Tech School of Banking. She also serves on the Texas Tech School of Banking Advisory Board and the E.W. and J. David Williams Institute for Community Banking and Finance at Texas Tech University Advisory Council. Michelle graduated from Texas Tech University in 2007 with a B.B.A. in Management. She resides in Austin with her husband, Stephen, and their dogs.