Pictured from left:
- George Swift, President & CEO; SWLA Economic Development Alliance
- Ann Barilleaux, SVP Marketing Director; JD Bank
- Michelle McInnis, Director of Major Events & Workforce Development
Work to advance Southwest Louisiana's Economic and Workforce Development initiatives is supported by donations from companies like JD Bank which donated $15,000 to the SWLA Economic Development Foundation. The Alliance / Chamber SWLA has worked with local, state, federal and private partners to develop dozens of projects. In 2021, a total of $75 billion in projects are either under construction or in the final approval phase.
The Chamber and the SWLA Alliance Foundation are part of the Southwest Louisiana Economic Development Alliance. As part of the funding for the SWLA Economic Development Alliance, SWLA on the Move promotes economic development in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis parishes.
About JD Bank
Founded in 1947, JD Bank, Louisiana’s Community Bank, offers a variety of personal and commercial lending and deposit products through both physical and digital delivery channels. JD Bank also offers both trust and investment services. JD Bank operates through 23 full service branch offices located along the Interstate 10 corridor from Lake Charles to Lafayette, Louisiana. For more information, visit
www.jdbank.com or call 800-789-5159. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.