Origin Bank Hires Gibson Eatherly as Commercial Relationship Banker


JACKSON, MS – Origin Bank has announced that J. Gibson Eatherly has joined the bank as a senior vice president, commercial relationship banker for the company’s Jackson team.

Eatherly has 17 years of banking experience, with specialties in a variety of areas including commercial real estate, middle market lending, agricultural financing, equipment financing, and capital financing solutions. In his position at Origin Bank, he will focus on developing new business relationships and providing current and future clients with unparalleled banking service.

“We are very pleased to have Gibson join the Origin Bank team,” said Larry Ratzlaff, the bank’s Mississippi president. “He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in specialized areas that will have a tremendous impact on our success as our organization continues to grow in Mississippi.”

Eatherly has a Bachelor of Business Administration with double majors in managerial finance, and banking and finance from the University of Mississippi. He is also a graduate of both the Mississippi School of Banking and the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He is a member of the Madison County Business League, the Madison County Young Professionals, and the Madison County Chamber of Commerce. He is married to Erin Eatherly, and together they have three children. Eatherly will maintain an office at the bank’s Highland Colony Financial Center at 1063 Highland Colony Parkway in Ridgeland.

About Origin Bank

Origin Bank, formerly Community Trust Bank, is a more than century old, Louisiana-chartered bank which provides a wide range of traditional banking services with over 40 banking centers throughout Louisiana, Texas and Mississippi. Origin Bank is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Origin Bancorp, Inc., a financial holding company with assets of over $4 billion. Origin Bancorp’s common stock is not listed on any exchange and is traded through individually negotiated transactions. Member FDIC. To learn more, visit Origin Bank’s website at www.origin.bank.

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