May 1989 - June 1990
City Bank & Trust, New Iberia (Proof & Teller)
June 1990 - June 30, 2008
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Officer (Entry Level Deputy, Corrections; Intake Sergeant; Classification; Shift Lieutenant, Corrections, Warrants, Juvenile & Detectives, Warden)
**As warden at the Iberia Parish Jail for over 10 years, I managed a budget of over 7 million dollars between the Iberia Parish Jail and the Iberia Parish Work Release Center. With a staff of over 100 employees, I was the youngest supervisor with the largest personnel base. Additionally, I was responsible for the care, custody and control of over 650 inmates which required me to have a working relationship with multiple judicial, government and public entities at the local and state level.
July 23, 2008 - Present
Vermilion Parish Police Jury (Liaison Officer)
>**Oversee the expenditures for the Vermilion Parish Law Enforcement Center; manage a budget of over 2 million dollars,maximizing efficiency, while minimizing expenditures. Regulate court appearances, transport schedules, maintenance, medical and transport divisions.
New Iberia Senior High School Graduate 1984
Bachelor of Science - Criminal Justice, minor in Psychology (Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe 1989)
A.L.E.T.A. Basic Training Academy (Graduated P.O.S.T. Academy 1998)
Achievements / Comm"UNITY" Involvement:
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Employee of the Year 1998
Officer of the Year (Juvenile), New Iberia Jaycees 1999
Outstanding Young Law Enforcement Officer, New Iberia Jaycees 1999
Outstanding Young Law Enforcement Officer (Juvenile), Baton Rouge 1999
Former Board Member of Iberia Teen Court, Inc.
Current Board Member of Angel Paws/Iberia Humane Society
Active Supporter of Numerous Community Non-Profit Organizations:
(Council on Aging; Chez Hope, Lydia Cancer Association, Iberia Habitat for Humanity, WECNA, On Tap, Angel Paws, and many, many more)
Raymond & Ruby Thibodeaux, Weeks Island/Lydia, Louisiana
Jimmy Boudreaux (28 years)
**I've lived my entire life in Iberia Parish, where I cherish the friends and acquaintances that I've met through my 50+ years. Playing an active role in youth sports as a coach and mentor at the early age of 15, I came to know many families throughout Iberia Parish. My passion for the people of Iberia Parish continues as I serve many non-profit organizations throughout Iberia Parish. As a leader and servant, one must make sacrifices for others, not for recognition but, for self assurance and well-being. To give, is to receive.......