Citizens National Bank names Allred to Sr. VP/Chief Technology Officer

Citizens National Bank has announced the appointment of Bill Allred to Sr. Vice President/Chief Technology Officer at Citizens National Bank.

Allred brings with him a wealth of knowledge in the field of technology. He began his career in 1980 as an educator with the Bossier Parish School System. During his 36 years in the educational field, Allred served in a number of roles including teaching and school administration. The last 15 years, he held the position of the Technology Director for the school system and managed one of the largest technology enterprises in northwest Louisiana. Upon retirement from education, Allred provided IT consulting services before initially joining Citizens National Bank as consultant.

“We are pleased to have Bill as a member of the CNB Executive Team. He brings an extremely high level of expertise and professionalism to the technology system of Citizens.,” said Jason D. Smith, Citizens National Bank president and CEO.

Allred attended Louisiana Tech University where he received a B.A. and M.A. in education with additional certification in administration and supervision.

Chartered in 1985, Citizens National Bank is a community bank operating in the Bossier City and Shreveport as well as Claiborne, DeSoto and Webster Parishes. With local management and local ownership, Citizens National Bank maintains a strong presence in the community while returning the strength of capital to the market area. Citizens National Bank offers a variety of banking products and services for both personal and business needs.