Larry Massey

Born in London, England, February 19, 1955

Grew up in Pascagoula, MS

BBA-Finance from University of Texas-Austin

Degree in Trust Administration from SMU

Married to Susan Massey, who volunteers at St. Dominic Village, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and with the Vietnamese Dominicans  

Son: John Massey, CPA, University of Thomas    

Daughter: Katy Massey Larimore, M.D., graduated from Trinity University, and then went to The University of Texas-Houston Medical School and now lives in Denver.




Methodist Convert to the Catholic Church on 4/23/2000 and a member of Annunciation Church, and was married 8/14/1999 by Msgr. James Jamail at St. Vincent de Paul.

A Houston Private Banker from 1976 to 2014 specializing in physicians and health care. In 2008 he co-founded and built The Texas Medical Center/West U branch for Bank of Houston.  

Purchased the small business “The Original HolyBears”   


Current Professional & Volunteer Activities:


The Scanlan Foundation-President and Trustee

Order of Malta-Federal Association-Knight of Malta, member radio and grants committees 

Guadalupe Radio Network, Houston 1430 AM, weekly Co-Host  

Host of Podcast, featuring Houston Catholic Artists     

The University of St. Thomas, Board of Directors: Vice Chair of Development Committee  

Vocation Ministry - Co-founder and 2019 Chairman Serra Club of Houston - Trustee

University of Texas-Austin Catholic Center - Leadership Council member

San Jose Clinic - Advisory Board member

Knights of Columbus (4th degree), Annunciation Parish, Chair Vocations & Holy League for Men  

International Catholic Artist Association & Sacred Arts Society - founder

Barnabas Media LLC - Chairman and co-founder

Philanthropy Circle of Houston Co-Founder  




1993 West University Place “Citizen of the Year” award by Greater Southwest Houston Chamber of Commerce

1995 Volunteer Leadership Award by former President George H. W. Bush and MS Society

2003 & 2004 Tour of Champions and 300 Club designation as one of the top fundraisers for MS150 Houston to Austin

2013 Received Metyko Award for Serra USA Houston District 10

2017 Received the San Jose Clinic Art with Heart “Portrait of Compassion” Award-10th


Business Background Highlights:


Allied Bancshares 1976-1978

Western Bank 1978-1984

Med Center Bank 1984-1990

 M D Anderson Cancer Center 1991-1994

Compass Bank River Oaks

1994-1999 & 2002-2003

Multiple Sclerosis Society-Lone Star Chapter


Frost Bank-Cullen 2003-2008

Bank of Houston-Texas Medical Center & West University Place Branch



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