People: The First Bancshares Inc (FBMS.O)
7 Mar 2014
Lowery, Dee Dee
Mrs. Dee Dee T. Lowery, CPA, is Chief Executive Officer, Executive Vice President of The First Bancshares, Inc. and the Bank. Prior to joining the bank in February 2005, Mrs. Lowery was Vice President and Investment Portfolio Manager of Hancock Holding Company for 4 years. Mrs. Lowery began her career in 1988 with McArthur, Thames, Slay and Dews, PLLC as a staff accountant until joining Lamar Capital Corporation in 1993. From 1993 until the merger in 2001 with Hancock Holding Company, Mrs. Lowery held several positions beginning with Internal Auditor for 2 years, Comptroller for 3 years and then Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for 3 years. Mrs. Lowery graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. Mrs. Lowery is on the Advisory Board for the Business School at the University of Southern Mississippi. Mrs. Lowery is a member of the MS Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mrs. Lowery is a member of the Funds Distribution Committee of the United Way, the Rotary Club of Petal and the Petal Children’s Task Force. Mrs. Lowery is also an active member of The Turning Pointe Church.
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