Brenda Autry is the Director of Operations of the United Way Webster, Bienville, Claiborne Center in Minden, Louisiana. Prior to United Way, Brenda was a Senior Client Services Professional banker in Shreveport with over 36 successful years in providing outstanding customer service, relationship management and operational control activities to an assigned complex portfolio of Commercial, Government and Healthcare clients with an annual revenue of $17.5MM. Known for developing strong client relationships and working well independently or as part of a team with multiple Bankers, Treasury Management Officers, Underwriters and Sales Associates in markets within the South Middle Market Banking Region.
She received Principles of Banking training at LSU-S. Also, attended Texas Business Institute of Dallas, Texas in Business Administration. Her area of expertise is commercial lending, operations, and customer service.
Brenda maintains active involvement in economic growth with a focus on community development. Serves in various nonprofit leadership capacities at Greater St. Paul Baptist Church, American Cancer Society Leadership Event Team, Registrar of the NW 14th District Association Congress of Christian Education, NWLA Coalition of Church Women United, The Consortium of Minden/Webster Parish, L.L.C., and the Webster Parish Head Start Advisory Committee.
Enjoys traveling, gardening, and reading. She is married and has two children.