Our Board




Arnold Torres

Board Chairman

Arnold is the Chief Financial Officer for Daystar Television Network, and has 15 years of experience as a commercial lender, as well as owning a financial staffing and consulting firm.
Holding a double degree in Accounting and Finance from Texas A&M University, Arnold’s experience is a valuable asset to Trinity Prep’s Board. He and his wife Angela have five children, three of whom have attended Trinity Prep, including two daughters who are currently enrolled. Arnold is pleased to serve on Trinity Prep’s Board and offer his experience in managing finances and budgets for a ministry.

Kevin Freeman

Board Member

Kevin holds a B.S. in Business Administration and Economics, and is CEO of Freeman Global Holdings, an investment firm. Kevin Freeman is a NY Times bestselling author, having written books including Secret Weapon: How Economic Terrorism took Down the U.S. Stock Market and Why It Could Happen Again and Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself From the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack. Kevin’s daughters have been at Trinity Prep for four years and he is glad for the opportunity to serve Trinity Prep as a Board member.

Chris Norris

Board Member

Chris is a nephrologist, partner and co-owner of North Texas Kidney Consultants and has been practicing in North Texas since 2008. He serves as Chair of Adult Medicine at a local hospital, preceptor for Pre-Med students at UT Arlington, and as Medical Director of multiple dialysis units. He holds a B.S. in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University and an M.D. from The University of Texas HSC at Houston. Chris and his wife Holly have three children who have attended Trinity Prep; one a recent graduate and two currently enrolled. He and his family attend First Baptist Church Keller where Chris serves as a Deacon. Chris is honored to serve on the Trinity Prep Board to support the school as it partners with parents to provide students a Christ-centered worldview combined with a Prep school education.

Tra Willbanks

Board Member

Tra serves as the founder and CEO of Anchor Investments, a management company that oversees a family of manufacturing companies specializing in heavy, medium, and light metal fabrication. He also serves as the founder and CEO of Anchor Partners, a family office specializing in manufacturing and metal fabrication, founded in 2018. He graduated with a BBA in accounting from Abilene Christian University and worked as an auditor at Arthur Andersen. Since 2014, Tra has also served as an elder at Gateway Church in Southlake where he and his family attend. He and his wife, Shelly, met in college and have been married since 2001. They have seven children, all of whom are currently enrolled at Trinity Prep. Tra is grateful for the opportunity to serve Trinity Prep as a Board member.

Drew Whitington

Board Member

Drew has been in Client Services with Government Capital Corporation, a public finance firm in Southlake, since 2009. He holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of North Texas. He and his wife, Kara, have been heavily involved in their church, serving in many capacities from sound crew to VBS. Drew and Kara have both of their children at Trinity Prep. He is grateful to serve on the Board and to be supporting this generation in receiving Godly education.

Claire Bancroft

Board Secretary and Non-Voting Member

Claire has been Trinity Prep’s School Director since July 2019, bringing 17 years of homeschooling experience and a background working as a consultant to families seeking educational alternatives. Having earned her B.A. of English from Indiana University, she served 7 years as a board member and communications manager for a homeschool athletics program and 4 years as a board member for a homeschool support group. Claire has been married to Steve for 30 years, and they are blessed with three young adult children. She is honored and excited to be a part of Trinity Prep!