We're not your average bank — and that's thanks in large part to our extraordinary team. Meet our Officers and learn more about the members of our Board of Directors.
Jerry P. Ledet, Jr.
President & CEO
Benjamin D. Borne
Executive Vice President & CFO
Gerald J. Thibodaux II
Vice President - Chief Credit Officer
Harvey P. Authement, Jr
Vice President - Lending, Tunnel Office
John G. Hebert
Vice President - Commercial Lending
Ann V. Summers
Vice President - Investments
Angela H. Rodrigue
Vice President - Lending, Community Reinvestment Act Officer
Patrice L. Oncale
Vice President - Lending, Thibodaux Office
Madonna A. McClennen
Vice President - Deposit Operations
Kassie A. Barrancotto
Vice President - Lending, South Acadia Office
Rusty P. Bourg
Vice President - Operations, Bank Secrecy Act
Russell J. LeBoeuf
Vice President - Commercial Lending
Julia L. Filce
Assistant Vice President - Executive Assistant
Candace C. Frederick
Assistant Vice President - IT Director
Michel K. Hebert
Assistant Vice President - Loan Operations Director
Lauren B. Ledet
Assistant Vice President - Lending, Bayou Road Office
Sherman J. Naquin
Assistant Vice President - Lending, East Houma Office
Peggy P. Fazzio
Banking Officer - Loan Processing Manager
Melissa Z. Hutchinson
Banking Officer - Commercial Lending
Wayne L. Robinson
Banking Officer - Lending, Gray Office
Jere' H. Voisin
Banking Officer - Training Director
Sarah B. Rhodes
Cindy P. Doiron
Banking Officer - Human Resource Director
Misty P. Guidry
Banking Officer - Mortgage Loan Originator
Katie L. Portier
Banking Officer - Marketing Director
Matthew L. Ortego
Banking Officer - Commercial Lender
Susan F. Guidry
Banking Officer - Accounting Manager
Krystal S. Brunet
Banking Officer - Bayou Road Manager
Donald P. Callais
Mr. Callais is the former Chief Executive Officer of the Louisiana Division of USI Insurance Services Corporation, formerly Coastal Insurance Services, Inc. in Houma, Louisiana. He co-founded Coastal Insurance, specializing in marine and oilfield related insurance.
Terry C. Calongne, Vice Chairman
Mr. Calongne is the managing member of Calongne Investment Company, LLC, a family real estate business with involvement in development projects throughout Terrebonne Parish. Mr. Calongne is also the managing member of CALOG, LLC and L. T. Leasing, LLC, both of which own numerous commercial and industrial properties in the Houma area. He is a co-owner of Gem-Trim of Houma, LLC, a specialty machine shop in Houma.
Kerry J. Chauvin
Mr. Chauvin is employed as a Director for Nondestructive and Visual Inspection, LLC (NVI), a nationwide industrial solutions provider servicing the marine, fabrication, offshore, pipeline, petrochemical industries. He is the former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc., a publicly traded company headquartered in Houma, Louisiana. He also serves on the Board of Commissioners of Terrebonne General Health System. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Southern Regional Medical Corporation. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Synergy Bancshares, Inc. and its subsidiary, Synergy Bank, and currently serves on the Bank’s asset liability management, audit, compensation, executive, loan, and strategic planning committees.
Michel H. Claudet
Mr. Claudet is the Executive Director of Terrebonne Council on Aging. He is the former Terrebonne Parish President and a retired Attorney, CPA, and CLU. Mr. Claudet has extensive real estate holdings, including apartment complexes, acreage, vacant lots, and commercial buildings. He is a community advocate for the Bayou Region.
Gordon E. Dove
Mr. Dove is the current Terrebonne Parish President. He is the President and owner of Vacco, Inc. He has business interests in several industries including marine service, restaurant, trucking, real estate development, oil field construction, and oil reclamation. Mr. Dove is a state general contractor in commercial building construction and oilfield construction. He previously served in the Louisiana House of Representatives as the State Representative for District 52.
David L. Duplantis
Mr. Duplantis works with development projects through Duplantis Properties, LLC. He is the former Chief Executive Officer of Duplantis Design Group, PC (DDG), a Thibodaux based architectural and engineering firm offering professional services in architecture, civil engineering, coastal engineering, landscape architecture and land surveying.
Morris P. Hebert, Chairman
Mr. Hebert is the Chairman of the Board of Morris P. Hebert, Inc., a land surveying, engineering, and environmental services company headquartered in Houma. He is the Chairman of the Boards of Synergy Bancshares, Inc. and its subsidiary, Synergy Bank, Chairman of the Bank’s executive and compensation committees. Mr. Hebert also serves on the Bank’s loan, building, and strategic planning committees.
Jerry P. Ledet, Jr.
Mr. Ledet is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Synergy Bancshares, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Synergy Bank. He is an experienced banker, whose career has encompassed extensive commercial and retail lending as well as branch administration and management.
Dr. Christopher Z. Rodrigue
Dr. Rodrigue is an Obstetrician-Gynecologist at Thibodaux Women’s Clinic and currently serves as Chief of Staff for Thibodaux Regional Health System. He completed his Ob-Gyn Residency at Ochsner Clinic Foundation where he also served as Chief Resident and President of the Resident Quality Council.
Jeffery J. Scott
Mr. Scott is a retired, long-time veteran of the shrimp processing industry. He is the founder of Scottcos' of Dulac, Inc., a nationally recognized seafood processing company. He is also part owner of numerous other businesses in seafood, oil and related industries.