||Frank L Carson III | Chairman of the Board
Frank L. Carson, III began his banking career the summer of 1970 in the Bookkeeping Department of Mulvane State Bank. After graduating from Wichita State University, he joined his father at the bank and in 1990 was promoted to President. Upon the death of Frank L. Carson, Jr. he became Chairman, President, and CEO. When, in January 2016, his son Frank L. Carson, IV became President and CEO, Frank maintained his office as Chairman.
Frank’s civic involvement includes serving as a Director and Treasurer of the Kansas Society for Children with Challenges, Director and Treasurer of Rural Water District #3 Sedgwick County, Chairman of the Kansas All Star Scholars Fund, Chairman of the Mulvane Education Foundation, and Co-Chairs the Mulvane Downtown Revitalization Committee.
Professionally, he has chaired the Consumer Credit Committee, State Affairs Committee, Federal Affairs Committee, and the Board of Directors of the Kansas Bankers Association (KBA); past chairman of the Consumer Credit Committee, member of the Community Bankers Council, and member of the Government Relations Administrative Council of the American Bankers Association (ABA). He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Office of the State Bank Commissioner (OSBC).
Frank and his wife Kris, a retired English Teacher and member of the Boards of Carson Bank and Mulvane Bankshares, Inc., have four married children and seven grandchildren.