Choudrant, Louisiana-based Origin Bank has announced the continued expansion of its team at its Dallas financial center with the hiring of Justin Jennings as vice president/commercial relationship banker. He has four years of experience in the banking industry, specializing in lending to middle-market commercial and industrial businesses throughout Texas. In his new role, he will continue to provide credit solutions to Texas-based business owners and operators.
“As Origin continues to grow in the Dallas area, we remain dedicated to providing our customers with the expertise they need to help them succeed,” says Warrie Birdwell, president of Origin Bank’s North Texas region. “Justin has the professional expertise to serve our commercial clients and we’re glad to have him join our team.”
Jennings holds a master’s degree in finance from Southern Methodist University and a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Nebraska, where he also played collegiate golf. After college, Jennings played professional golf for one year as a part of the Professional Golfers’ Association’s Tour Latinoamérica. He currently serves as a board member for the Genesis Young Leaders group, which supports the Genesis Women’s Shelter in Dallas.
Established in 1912, Origin Bank operates 59 banking centers located from Dallas/Fort Worth, East Texas and Houston, across North Louisiana and into Mississippi.