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JD BANK Announces Mortgage Department Promotions

Jennings, LA – JD Bank is pleased to announce the promotions of Lisa Johnson to SVP/Director of Mortgage Lending and Lesley Schexnayder to SVP/Assistant Manager of Mortgage Lending. 

Johnson joined JD Bank in 2017 as the VP/Mortgage Loan Department Manager with 31 years of experience in banking and mortgage lending. In her position, Johnson oversees the bank’s secondary mortgage origination and interim residential construction programs, including cultivating new customers and building relationships in the communities served by JD Bank. Under her leadership, the Mortgage Lending division has grown significantly. “Our mortgage lending team is best of class across our footprint and is a reflection of the leadership qualities of Lisa. She expects her team to provide an exceptional customer experience and Lisa sets that expectation by leading through example,” said Bruce Elder, JD Bank President and CEO. Active in the community, she is a member of the SWLA Home Builders Association and the Southwest Louisiana Association of Realtors. She is a graduate of the Management & Leadership Program at Louisiana State University.  

Schexnayder has been in banking for 22 years and joined JD Bank in 2014 as a Mortgage Loan Originator. In her role as Assistant Manager, she will be responsible for assisting the Director in overseeing the mortgage department in the origination and servicing of all mortgage loans. 

“Lesley has consistently been a top producer, and we are excited about the wealth of knowledge and bench strength she will add from a management perspective,” said Elder. Schexnayder is a member of the Acadiana Home Builders Association and the Real Estate Association of Acadiana. 

About JD Bank 
Founded in 1947, JD Bank, Louisiana’s Community Bank, offers a variety of personal and commercial lending and deposit products through both physical and digital delivery channels. JD Bank also offers both trust and investment services. JD Bank operates through 23 full service branch offices located along the Interstate 10 corridor from Lake Charles to Lafayette, Louisiana. For more information, visit www.jdbank.com or call 800-789-5159. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. 

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