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Plaquemine Bank & Trust Company selects Beatty Senior VP

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
G. R. “Bubba” Beatty was recently selected Senior President and Chief Lending Officer of Plaquemine Bank & Trust Company.

PLAQUEMINE - Stephen Panepinto, President, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Plaquemine Bank & Trust Company, recently announced the hiring of G.R. "Bubba" Beatty as Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer.

Beatty was previously a Senior Vice President and Commercial Loan officer with Anthem Bank.

"Bubba Beatty is a great addition to our Plaquemine Bank team," Panepinto said. "Bubba has an extensive banking career and is well-known in Plaquemine and throughout our entire service area."

Beatty began his banking career in 1976 and has been in Commercial Lending since 1983.

He is a graduate of Catholic High and Louisiana State University, as well as LBA School of Banking, Banking School of the South and the American Bankers Association National Commercial Lending School in Norman, Oklahoma.

Civically and socially, Beatty is a Charter President, Past President and current member of the Iberville Kiwanis Club; Past President of Dixie Business Development Center; and past Board Chair and past Board Member of Dow West Side YWCA.

"We appreciate the opportunities our customers provide us at Plaquemine Bank, as we value customers and their business," Beatty said. "We are genuinely concerned for their success and glad to be a part of their achievement and to have the ability to help secure it. Plaquemine Bank is truly a family with much unity and experienced employees who share a genuine concern for each other, customers and the community."

Married to Lisa Beatty, also in banking as a Vice President with Capital One, Beatty lives in Brusly. They have one adult son, Adam who is married. Beatty enjoys fishing and athletics.

Plaquemine Bank and Trust Company is a full-service, community bank located in Plaquemine, Louisiana. For additional information, products and services, please visit www.plaqbank.com.