FGBI - First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc.

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First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc.

400 East Thomas Street
Hammond, LA 70401
United States
985 345 7685

Sector(s)Financial Services
Full Time Employees465

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Alton B. Lewis Jr.Vice Chairman, Pres & CEO497.52kN/A1949
Mr. Eric John DoschTreasurer, Sec. & CFO188.12kN/A1979
Ms. Amanda W. Barnett J.D.Sr. VP & Gen. CounselN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael Ray MineerMideast Market PresN/AN/A1967
Kevin J. FosterSr. VP & Regional Mang. Denham SpringsN/AN/AN/A
Gregory P. PrudhommeSr. VP & Regional Mang. of Central LouisianaN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. operates as the holding company for First Guaranty Bank that provides commercial banking services in Louisiana and Texas. It offers various deposit products, including personal and business checking, savings, money market, and demand accounts, as well as time deposits to consumers, small businesses, and municipalities. The company also provides loans, such as non-farm, non-residential loans secured by real estate, commercial and industrial loans, one- to four-family residential loans, multifamily loans, construction and land development loans, agricultural loans, farmland loans, and consumer and other loans to small to medium-sized businesses and professionals, and individuals. In addition, it offers a range of consumer services, including credit cards, mobile deposit capture, safe deposit boxes, official checks, online and mobile banking, automated teller machines, and online bill pay; provides additional solutions, such as merchant services, remote deposit capture, and lockbox services to business customers; and invests a portion of its assets in securities issued by the United States Government and its agencies, state and municipal obligations, corporate debt securities, mutual funds, and equity securities, as well as invests in mortgage-backed securities primarily issued or guaranteed by United States Government agencies or enterprises. First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Hammond, Louisiana.

Corporate Governance

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2023 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.