Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Tourism Board of Commissioners & Staff

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Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Tourism Mission Statement
Our mission is to position Lafourche Parish as a regionally, nationally and internationally recognized year-round destination by developing quality marketing programs and promoting events that attract visitors and stimulate economic development and goals.

Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Tourism Vision Statement
Our vision is to be known as a top 10 tourism destination within the state of Louisiana. Lafourche Parish will have a visitor recognized brand as a culturally rich area with award-winning outdoor, historical and culinary attractions. Tourism will be a driving factor within the economy of the Parish.

Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Tourism Board of Directors
Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Tourism is governed by a nine-member board of directors. Each member is appointed by one of nine entities within Lafourche Parish and are elected to a three-year term on the board. The mission of the board of directors is to stimulate economic development by marketing Lafourche Parish as a destination for tourists.    

Marguerite Knight Erwin, Chairman
City of Thibodaux

Greg Gaubert
Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce

Jeremy Punch, Secretary/Treasurer
Lafourche Chamber of Commerce

Monique Crochet
Lafourche Chamber of Commerce

Sharleen Hotard
Ward 6

Kristen Strickland
Ward 11

Patricia Whitney
Lafourche Historical Society

Zina Sampey
Town of Lockport

Linda Guidry
Town of Golden Meadow

The Board meets every third Wednesday of the month.

December 20, 2017
February 21, 2018
March 21, 2018
April 18, 2018
May 16, 2018
June 20, 2018
July 18, 2018
August 15, 2018
September 19, 2018
October 17, 2018
November 21, 2018
December 18, 2018

Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Visitors Center
4484 LA Highway 1 (US Hwy 90 @ LA Hwy 1)
Raceland, LA 70394

Meeting dates subject to change. Notice of changes will be posted prior to the meeting.

Timothy P. Bush, CDME, TMP

Timothy P. Bush, CDME, TMP

President & CEO

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Kellie Walters

Kellie Walters

Marketing Communications Manager

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Misty Rhodes

Misty Rhodes

Office Manager

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Melissa Chiasson

Melissa Chiasson

Sales Manager

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