1A Congratulates Acadiana Legislators on Leadership Appointments

by | Feb 5, 2020 | Legislative Advocacy

LAFAYETTE, La. – Today, One Acadiana (1A) issued a statement congratulating legislators from the organization’s nine-parish region for being appointed to leadership positions within the State Senate and State House of Representatives.

“We are proud of the recognition achieved by Acadiana’s legislators through appointments to leadership roles in the Senate and House. These appointments are a testament to the respect our legislators have earned from their colleagues. We look forward to continuing to support our legislators as we work together to grow our economy and move Acadiana forward,” 1A President & CEO Troy Wayman said.

Appointments of Acadiana legislators include:

· Sen. Page Cortez – President of the Senate

· Sen. Bret Allain – Chairman, Senate Revenue & Fiscal Affairs Committee

· Sen. Fred Mills – Chairman, Senate Health and Welfare Committee

· Sen. Bob Hensgens – Chairman, Senate Natural Resources Committee

· Sen. Heather Cloud – Vice Chairman, Senate Finance Committee

· Sen. Mark Abraham – Vice Chairman, Senate Judiciary C Committee

· Sen. Gerald Boudreaux – Vice Chairman, Senate Local & Municipal Affairs Committee

· Rep. Stuart Bishop – Chairman, House Ways & Means Committee

· Rep. Vincent Pierre – Chairman, House Transportation, Highways & Public Works Committee

· Rep. Jean-Paul Coussan – Chairman, House Natural Resources & Environment Committee

· Rep. Mike Huval – Chairman, House Municipal, Parochial & Cultural Affairs Committee

· Rep. John Stefanski – Vice Chairman, House Ways & Means Committee

· Rep. Ryan Bourriaque – Vice Chairman, House Natural Resources & Environment Committee

· Rep. Beau Beaullieu – Vice Chairman, House Retirement Committee

About One Acadiana One Acadiana is the leading economic development organization for the nine-parish Acadiana region located in south Louisiana. With more than 800 investors, members, and partners, One Acadiana serves as the voice of the regional business community. The organization is located in the city of Lafayette and serves a region of nearly 700,000 people with a vibrant culture and unique entrepreneurial spirit. Learn more at OneAcadiana.org