May 19, 2021

Contact: Ann Barilleaux, JD Bank
(337) 656-7326


Jennings, La.- JD Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Jimmy LeBlanc to EVP Chief Commercial
Banking Officer. In this role LeBlanc will manage all commercial relationship activities, including management of the Commercial Lending and Treasury Management Departments. “Jimmy’s extensive banking knowledge, his ties to Louisiana and the communities served by the Bank, and the respect he has earned from his teammates, management and the Board here at JD Bank made him the obvious choice to lead our commercial banking team,” said JD Bank President & CEO, Bruce W. Elder. “Under Jimmy’s leadership, we eagerly seek to grow our commercial banking presence in our current footprint and beyond.”

With over 30 years of banking experience in Evangeline Parish and the surrounding area, Jimmy joined the JD Bank team in 2012 with the acquisition of Guaranty Bank. Prior to his promotion, LeBlanc was Senior Vice President Regional Manager for JD Bank’s Northeast Market and also served as manager of the Ville Platte office. “I am honored to be a part of this 74-year old community bank tradition, which has given back so much to the communities it serves,” said LeBlanc. “Our customers and employees are the heart of this organization. The experience and dedication of our commercial lending team allows us to provide an exceptional banking relationship, while keeping a personal touch.”

Born and raised in Ville Platte, LeBlanc graduated from Sacred Heart High School and earned his bachelor’s degree from LSU in Baton Rouge. He is a graduate of the LSU Graduate School of Banking. Active in the community, he has served as past president and Paul Harris Fellow of the Ville Platte Rotary Club, is a 20-year member of the Sacred Heart Foundation and is a member of the Evangeline Parish Chamber of Commerce. He enjoys hunting and fishing, and most of all spending time with his two sons and grandchildren.

About JD Bank

Founded in 1947, JD Bank, Louisiana’s Community Bank, offers a variety of personal and commercial lending and deposit products through both physical and digital delivery channels. JD Bank also offers both trust and investment services. JD Bank operates through 21 full service branch offices located along the Interstate 10 corridor from Lake Charles to Lafayette, Louisiana. For more information, visit or call 800-789-5159. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender

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