Lyles is from Lake Charles and is a graduate of the Louisiana School of Banking at
Louisiana State University. He also earned a general banking diploma from the
American Institute of Banking and completed the Louisiana Banking School for
Supervisory Training at the University of Louisiana. Lyles has over 35 years
of experience in the Southwest Louisiana banking industry, working in a variety
of positions, including branch manager, personal lending officer, commercial
lender, regional manager and senior vice president.
He served as Vice-Chair for the St. Margaret Catholic Church Pastoral Council, Treasurer for the American Heart Association - Southwest Louisiana Region and Treasurer for Dubuis Health Systems. He is a member of Ducks Unlimited and Delta Waterfowl.