The Bayou Vermilion District Board of Commissioners is made up of nine individual volunteers who receive a formal appointment by either the Lafayette Consolidated Government Parish President, Council President and Mayors from within Lafayette Parish.

Board meetings are held at Vermilionville located at 300 Fisher Rd. on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. 


Jennifer Badon Farr

Committees: Education/Programming

Term: 10/01/19 – 09/30/23

Thomas C. Michot, Vice-President 

Committees: Executive
Environmental(Chair); Finance/Capital/Budget; Operations/Bayou/

Term: 10/01/17 – 09/30/21

Catherine S. Comeaux, Secretary

Committees: Executive;
Operations/Bayou/Maintenance; Environmental;

Term: 10/01/16 – 09/30/20

Hiram “Don” McConnell, Jr.

Committees: Education/Programming/Grants;
Curatorial/Acquisitions; Environmental

Term:10/01/18 – 09/30/22

Kristie Cornell

Appointments: City-Parish Council

Term: 10/01/18 – 09/30/22