Investar Promotes Tim Smith to Central Region President

Investar Promotes Tim Smith to Central Region President

June 1, 2023


Investar Promotes Tim Smith to Central Region President

Baton Rouge, La., June 1, 2023 Investar Bank, National Association (NASDAQ: ISTR) ("Investar") announced today that Tim Smith has been promoted to Central Region President. In his new role, Smith will oversee the operations and growth of Investar's Commercial Banking team in the Central region. His exceptional leadership skills, dedication, and deep understanding of community banking make him the perfect fit for this critical position.

With more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry, Smith has consistently demonstrated a strong commitment to excellence and innovation. Since joining Investar, his unwavering passion for delivering exceptional customer service has significantly driven our Bank's success in his market.

" I am excited to have Tim step into this new role; he fits the Bank's culture perfectly. Under the leadership of Holly Hidalgo-DeKeyzer, the region's previous president, the Central region has become the biggest region in the Bank's footprint. I have no doubt Tim is ready to build upon this foundation and continue its growth and success." John D'Angelo, Chief Executive Officer

Photo Caption: Tim Smith, Central Region President, Investar Bank



Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: ISTR), the parent company of wholly-owned subsidiary Investar Bank, National Association ("Investar"), had total assets of approximately $2.8 billion as of March 31, 2023. Investar is a full-service community bank headquartered in Baton Rouge, La., offering extensive banking products and services for individuals and businesses for more than 16 years. The Bank has 28 branches serving several markets across south Louisiana, Texas, and Alabama. Investar Bank NMLS ID# 481188. Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC. To learn more, visit