SOURCE: Teche Holding Company

Teche Holding Company

February 28, 2011 10:31 ET

Teche Holding Company Announces Election of William Anderson, M.D. to Board of Directors

NEW IBERIA, LA--(Marketwire - February 28, 2011) - (NYSE Amex: TSH) -- The Board of Directors of Teche Holding Company, holding company of Teche Federal Bank, elected William Anderson, M.D. to the Board of Directors at the monthly meeting on Thursday, February 24, 2011. Dr. Anderson was previously elected and presently serves on the board of Directors of Teche Federal Bank.

"The entire board is looking forward to the continued benefit of Dr. Anderson's experience as a successful physician and businessman in East Baton Rouge Parish in our deliberations as directors," 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.

He and his wife, the former Jayne Prieur, have been married for 28 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 $753 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