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Teche Holding Company

June 16, 2010 11:46 ET

Teche Federal Bank Announces Appointment of William Anderson, M.D. to Board of Directors

NEW IBERIA, LA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2010) -  (NYSE Amex: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Federal Bank, today announced the appointment of William Anderson, M.D. as a member of the board of directors of Teche Federal Bank. Dr. Anderson brings 23 years of business experience to the locally based community bank.

"We consider Dr. Anderson a valuable addition and know that he has much to contribute to our board. We welcome his input as a successful physician and businessman in East Baton Rouge Parish," said Little.

Dr. Anderson is past President and Partner/Owner of Gastroenterology Associates, LLC/LEC, Inc. in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and has been responsible for oversight of all management and business development of this physician practice and ambulatory surgical center which is recognized as one of the largest GI practices in the southeastern United States. Dr. Anderson is currently President of the Digestive Health Foundation of Louisiana, Board Member of the Louisiana/Mississippi Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, Louisiana Governor for the American College of Gastroenterology, past President of Louisiana Gastroenterology Society, and past Chief of Gastroenterology Services at Baton Rouge General Medical Center in Baton Rouge.

In addition, Dr. Anderson also participates as an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at LSU Health Science Center, Earl K. Long Campus, Baton Rouge, LA and Graduate Medical Education - Family Practice instructor, Baton Rouge General Medical Center, Baton Rouge, LA.

Dr. Anderson received his Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and is a graduate of Hanson Memorial High School in Franklin, LA. He received his Medical Degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in 1982 and completed his postgraduate education at University of Alabama Hospital, Birmingham in 1987. His board certifications include Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985 and Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty of Gastroenterology, 1987.

He and his wife, the former Jayne Prieur, have been married for 27 years and have 4 children, Emily, Scott, Kevin, and Paige. They have made their home in Baton Rouge since 1987. He is a parishioner of St. George Catholic Church, attends a retreat at Manresa Jesuit Retreat House annually, and is a member of Legatus, an international organization for Catholic business executives. He enjoys hunting, fishing and jogging.

About Teche Federal Bank
Teche Federal Bank operates nineteen offices in South Louisiana and serves over 60,000 customers. Teche Federal Bank is the fourth largest publicly traded bank based in Louisiana with over $760 million in assets. Deposits at Teche Federal Bank are insured up to the legal maximum amount by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). Teche Holding Company's common stock is traded under the symbol "TSH" on the NYSE AMEX.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Patrick Little
    President/CEO
    Teche Holding Company
    (337) 560-7151

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