Bank of Coushatta President Passes the Torch

Bank of Coushatta/BC Bank’s long time bank President, Jerry Glover is retiring after 31 years of service. Joel Ossman is being promoted to the new bank President and will continue the legacy of real people providing great local service to the communities of Coushatta, Shreveport and soon Bossier City.

Jerry Glover began working at Bank of Coushatta in 1990 and has served in the office of President since 2003.  He will remain available in an advisory position as needed after retirement to help facilitate a smooth transition of management. During his retirement, Mr. Glover will remain on the Board of Directors at the Bank and will also be involved in various Bank committees. He also intends to spend more time with family, children, grandchildren, friends and traveling. 

Joel Ossman has been in banking in Northwest Louisiana for 22 years. He began working for Bank of Coushatta as Vice President and Shreveport Area Manager in 2015. He is a native of Shreveport and holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M University.  In 2011, he graduated from the Louisiana State University Graduate School of Banking program.

Bank of Coushatta expanded to the Shreveport market in 2015 with the opening of a Loan Production office.  In 2020, they built a new BC Bank location at 9391 Ellerbe Road.  They plan to open a new branch in late 2021 at 4200 Benton Road in Bossier City.

From everyone at BC Bank, Thank You Jerry and Congratulations Joel!

The Journal reported on Glover’s upcoming retirement when it was first announced. See this article from September 9, 2020: