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Red River Bank Adds More Staff in Baton Rouge

Alexandria, LA (August 27, 2013) - Red River Bank announces another addition to the team in Baton Rouge. Melanie D. Amond has joined the Red River Bank team as a Vice President, at the Old Hammond Highway banking center. Amond has 30 years of banking experience in Baton Rouge, where she started her banking career with Fidelity National Bank. She is a native of Marksville and has a B.S. in Marketing from LSU.

"With her 30 years in banking, Melanie will bring a lot to Red River Bank. We are thrilled to have a banker of her caliber on our team. She will provide excellent service and financial expertise for our customers," said Joanie Netterville, Red River Bank Baton Rouge Market President.

"I have a passion for helping people with their financial needs and being part of a community bank like Red River Bank is very exciting. I look forward to providing the level of personal service that Red River Bank is known for," said Amond.

Red River Bank acquired Fidelity Bank on April 1, 2013, and is now the 7th largest community bank in Louisiana with approximately $1.3 billion in assets. With this acquisition, Red River Bank has a network of 20 banking centers and 29 ATMs in 6 parishes, spanning from Shreveport to Baton Rouge.

About Red River Bank

Red River Bank is a full service community bank headquartered in Alexandria, LA. Red River Bank was chartered in 1998 in Rapides Parish and began operating its first banking center in Alexandria in 1999. Red River Bank offers consumer and commercial banking services and products, mortgage lending services, and investment services.

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