Stephen Panepinto, Chairman, President and CEO of Plaquemine Bank and Trust Company, announced that Kirk Maynard has joined the Bank as Senior Vice-President and Chief Lending Officer.

Formerly with Investar in Baton Rouge, his banking career began at Hibernia National Bank in 2001.  Kirk Maynard is a 2001 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.  From 1998 through 2006, Maynard served in the Louisiana Air National Guard in the 159th Fighter Wing in New Orleans as an aircraft armament specialist with a rank of Staff Sergeant.

A native of Metairie, Maynard lives in Ascension Parish where he coached the Gonzales Soccer Club, helped coach the Gonzales City Baseball League and mentored at Valley Park School in Baton Rouge through Heritage Ranch.  In 2010, he graduated from the East Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program.  Kirk Maynard is the father of Elaine “Lanie” Maynard, who is 11 years of age.