Comerica Bank’s Jayme Shy Appointed to Texan by Nature Board of Directors

Comerica Bank’s Jayme Shy Appointed to Texan by Nature Board of Directors
Nonpartisan Conservation Nonprofit, Founded by Former First Lady Laura Bush, Appoints New Director to its Prestigious Statewide Board

September 26, 2023 – TEXAS –Texan by Nature (TxN), a Texan-led conservation nonprofit founded by former First Lady Laura Bush, is proud to announce the appointment of Jayme Shy to its Board of Directors. With a distinguished 15-year career in financial regulatory law, Shy brings a wealth of experience to her new role, providing strategic guidance and support as TxN continues to expand its mission of advancing conservation by uniting conservation and industry.

“We are thrilled to have a deeply respected industry and community leader join our board,” said Joni Carswell, CEO and President of Texan by Nature. “Jayme brings vast experience in financial regulatory law and Environmental and Social Governance (ESG) matters. We believe her expertise and proven leadership will be an invaluable asset as we navigate Texan by Nature’s future course across the state and beyond.”

Shy currently serves as the SVP & Associate General Counsel, Regulatory Affairs at Comerica Bank, where she manages the bank’s Office of Regulatory Relations and oversees regulatory engagements and interactions. In addition, she is a member of Comerica’s ESG Committee and provides support to the bank’s Corporate Sustainability Program. ’Committed to conservation, Jayme also serves as Chair of the Texas Market Green Team, a Comerica employee resource group, focusing on sustainability awareness and implementing sustainable workplace solutions.

“I’m honored to join Texan by Nature’s Board of Directors and excited to take part in leading the organization into the future,” said Shy. “TxN’s mission to bring together business and conservation is crucial to the continued prosperity of the state and the world and complements Comerica’s ongoing commitment to ESG and banking responsibility.”

Texan by Nature connects hundreds of conservation partners to catalyze conservation investment and activity across Texas. To learn more about TxN partnerships and programs or to get involved, please visit


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About Texan by Nature
Texan by Nature (TxN) unites conservation and business leaders who believe Texas’ prosperity is dependent on the conservation of its natural resources. TxN, founded by former First Lady Laura Bush, acts as an accelerator for conservation groups and a strategic partner for business. TxN supports 140+ conservation organizations and has accelerated projects and programs that have impacted 7 million-plus people, 20 million acres, and all of Texas’ 254 counties. Get involved and learn more at and follow us on Facebook @TexanbyNature, Twitter @TexanbyNature, and Instagram @texanbynature for the latest.

About Comerica Bank
Comerica Bank is a subsidiary of Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA), a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and strategically aligned by three business segments: The Commercial Bank, The Retail Bank and Wealth Management. Comerica, one of the 25 largest U.S. financial holding companies, focuses on building relationships and helping people and businesses be successful. Comerica provides more than 400 banking centers across the country with locations in Arizona, California, Florida, Michigan and Texas. Founded 174 years ago in Detroit, Michigan, Comerica continues to expand into new regions, including its Southeast Market, based in North Carolina, and Mountain West Market in Colorado. Comerica has offices in 17 states and services 14 of the 15 largest U.S. metropolitan areas, as well as Canada and Mexico. Comerica reported total assets of $90.8 billion at June 30, 2023. Learn more about how Comerica is raising expectations of what a bank can be by visiting, and follow us on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram and LinkedIn.