First Bank has hired Pat Bourg as Vice President Retail Lending. Bourg, who lives in Tylertown, will be located at the Magnolia branch and will serve customers in Pike, Amite and Walthall Counties.
Bourg spent the last decade at United Community Bank in Gonzales, La. He graduated from Louisiana State University with a bachelor’s degree in Finance and holds a Master’s of Divinity from New Orleans Theological Seminary. He attended the LSU School of Banking and the Oklahoma School of Banking.
He serves as the bi-vocational Pastor at Magee’s Creek Baptist Church in Jayess and formerly was the pastor at Silver Creek Baptist Church in Pike County.
Married to Ella Cosby Bourg, they have four children, six grandchildren, and two great grand-twins.