Congratulations to the Leadership School Graduates!

2021 Leadership School II, “Growing Our Next Generation of Leaders”, graduation was held Jan. 12, 2022, at the LBA office. The program is a 6-month program that included online course work and five instructor led sessions focused on developing leadership skills and enhancing knowledge in various areas of banking. See the list of graduates at the bottom of the page. 

(above) Louisiana Bankers Education Council President Chad Burgess of Citizens National Bank served as the graduation emcee.

(above) LBA Chairman Jerry Ledet of Synergy Bank talks to the graduates about leadership. 

(above) LBA CEO Ginger Laurent talks to the graduating class about ethics.  


Congrats to the 2021 Leadership School II Graduates!

Mandi  Aguillard of First Guaranty Bank
Connie Amedee of First American Bank
Ashley Avery of Louisiana National Bank
Mershon Bergeron of Home Bank, N.A.
Brandon Chapman of Franklin State Bank
Courtney Duplessis of Bank of Zachary
Christopher Farraro of JD Bank
Marie Franklin of B1BANK
Tanner Frasier of Louisiana National Bank
Zachary Galatas of Community First Bank
Kimber Gill of First National Bankers Bank
Megan Hicks of BOM
Sarah Jenkins of First Guaranty Bank
Jessica Johnson of First National Bankers Bank
A.J. Jones of Bank of Zachary
Kelvin Luster of Home Bank, N.A.
Grady Martin of BOM
Van Mayhall of Investar Bank, N.A.
Rhonda McGlothin of Home Bank, N.A.
Micah Murchison of BOM
Colby Nagem of Tensas State Bank
Shelly Pinion of Heritage Bank of St. Tammany
Casie Qualls of First Guaranty Bank
Brittany Robinson of BOM
Leslie Shriner of South Louisiana Bank
Marsha Spring of First Guaranty Bank
John Sullivan of BOM
Brenda Thibeaux of JD Bank
Clint Trant of First Guaranty Bank
Roderick Williams of Home Federal Bank