Investar Welcomes Rose Hudson to the Bank’s Board of Directors

Investar Welcomes Rose Hudson to the Bank’s Board of Directors

October 29, 2020


President and CEO of Louisiana Lottery Corporation Elected to Join the Board

Baton Rouge, La.  The Nominating Committee of Investar Bank, National Association’s (“Investar”) Board of Directors elected Rose Hudson to join its Board of Directors. Hudson is the President and CEO of Louisiana Lottery Corporation. In addition to her industry leadership, Hudson benefits her community through service on the boards of Woman’s Hospital and the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge as well as being a board member emeritus of Mary Bird Perkins Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center, and chair of the center’s foundation board of directors.

 “We are fortunate to add a valuable asset such as Rose to Investar’s Board of Directors. She is incredibly smart, witty and giving of her valuable talent,” said John D’Angelo, President and CEO, Investar. “We are excited to bring her leadership experience on our team as the Bank continues to grow,” continued D’Angelo.

Hudson’s dedication has resulted in numerous accolades for her work over the years including Dillard University’s David Dillard Award of Excellence, Louisiana State University’s Public Administration Institute’s Alumnus of the Year Award, National Diversity Council’s “Most Powerful and Influential Women in Louisiana” designation, as well as induction into LSU’s E.J. Ourso College of Business’s Hall of Distinction and Nicholls State University Louisiana Center for Women and Government’s Hall of Fame.

“I am proud to join the dedicated group of professionals on the Investar Board of Directors. I share their vision of commitment to the local communities they serve and look forward to helping expand that vision,” said Rose Hudson, President and CEO, Louisiana Lottery Corporation.

Photo Caption:  Rose Hudson, President & CEO, Louisiana Lottery



Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: ISTR), parent company of wholly-owned subsidiary Investar Bank, National Association (“Investar”), had total assets of approximately $2.3 billion as of September 30, 2020. Investar is a full-service community bank headquartered in Baton Rouge, La. offering extensive banking products and services for individuals and businesses for nearly 15 years. The Bank has 30 branches serving several markets across South Louisiana, Texas and Alabama. Investar Bank NMLS ID# 481188. Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC. To learn more, visit