LBA State PAC

In 2019, LBA's State PAC raised over $100,000 from member banks and individual bankers.
  
LBA's State PAC is a nonpartisan, legal entity governed by state law with the purpose of providing the opportunity for those interested in the future of the banking industry to contribute to the support of worthy candidates for state and local office who believe in the principles to which the industry is dedicated. The focus of LBA's State PAC is contributions to state legislators and statewide elected officials. 

LBA Fed PAC

In 2019, LBA's Fed PAC raised over $88,000 from individual bankers.
  
LBA's Fed PAC is a nonpartisan legal entity governed by federal law. The purpose of LBA Fed PAC is to provide the opportunity for those interested in the future of the banking industry to contribute to the support of worthy candidates for federal office who believe in the principles to which the industry is dedicated. LBA Fed PAC is vital in helping the Louisiana banking industry support incumbents and candidates for U.S. Congress that understand and support our industry. 

For more information about LBA's State and Federal PACs, contact Joe Gendron at gendron@lba.org or (225) 214-4837. 

LBA PAC Board of Directors

Both LBA's State PAC and LBA's Fed PAC are governed by a board of directors consisting of a chairman, treasurer and eight regional directors representing LBA member financial institutions from each of the LBA's eight geographical regions. The PAC Board approves all contributions made by the LBA's PACs. Current board members are listed below.
Drake Mills
Origin Bank
Chairman
Joseph Gendron
Louisiana Bankers Association
Treasurer
Jerry Ledet
Synergy Bank
South Central Region
William Hawkins
Tensas State Bank
Northeast Region
David Kessler
The Bank of Commerce
Capitol Region
Michael Newton
Exchange Bank & Trust
Central Region
Thomas Boggs
Citizens National Bank, N.A.
Northwest Region
Brian North
Fifth District Savings Bank
Southeast Region
Carly Leonards
Southwest Region
Anthony Bertrand
Washington State Bank
Acadiana Region