John C. Simpson

Director, Chair Emeritus

Mr. Simpson serves as the non-executive Chairman of the Board of the Company and Red River Bank, and has been with our organization since 1998. He serves as a member of our Compensation Committee and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Simpson is a private investor and formerly served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Red Simpson, Inc., a power line construction company based in Alexandria, Louisiana until its sale to Pike Electric Company in 2004. Since the sale of Red Simpson, Inc., Mr. Simpson has actively managed a portfolio of investments through S 3 Dynamics, L.P. and its subsidiaries, including real estate joint ventures, investments, numerous private equity funds and hedge funds, and individual portfolio investment.

Mr. Simpson is a graduate of Louisiana State University, B.S., in Electrical Engineering. Mr. Simpson’s extensive business and investment experience, as well as his years of experience as a director of the Company and the Bank, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.