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Elizabeth Maxwell Joins Local Bank as Private Banker

Shreveport, LA (September 27, 2007) - Elizabeth C. Maxwell has recently joined Red River Bank as Vice President/Private Banking Executive. Maxwell started her banking career with Bank One in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Maxwell has worked in the financial services industry for over 18 years. She has worked in both retail and private banking in Shreveport and Birmingham, Alabama and has twice been the recipient of the AmSouth Chairman's Performance Award.

As a Private Banker, Maxwell will assist high net worth individuals and professionals with their financial needs. She will create and manage products and services designed to meet the needs of our diverse customer base.

"We're very pleased to have Elizabeth join our team to manage our Private Banking program. She has a tremendous amount of experience in banking in both small and large communities and shares the same values that we do," said Shreveport bank President Harold Turner.

Maxwell attended Centenary College and is actively involved in the Junior League of Shreveport-Bossier and the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce.

Red River Bank has over $550 million in total assets, $480 million in total deposits, and total equity capital of over $45 million.

Red River Bank is an independent community bank that is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Red River Bancshares, Inc., a privately-held bank holding company based in Alexandria. Full service Banking Centers are also located in Alexandria, Ball, Lecompte, Pineville, and Forest Hill.

The deposits of Red River Bank are insured to the maximum extent permitted by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

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