Mr. Pierce is a Credit Analyst - Commercial Loan Officer for Amarillo National Bank. He has taught principles of economic courses as a part-time instructor at West Texas A&M University since 2017. He earned a BBA in economics and Master of Science in Finance & Economics from West Texas A&M University. Mr. Pierce's teaching areas include principles of macroeconomics and principles of microeconomics. He is a co-author on the the journal article "The Affordable Care Act Impact on Stock Performance of Hospital Services," published in the Southwestern Economic Review.