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. 

The commissioners of the Bayou Vermilion District will be touring the Teche-Vermilion Freshwater District Facilities Teche-Vermilion Freshwater District (7644 HWY. 105 N KROTZ SPRINGS, LA 70750) on Friday, October 23, 2020 beginning at 10am.

The following is their proposed itinerary.

  1. Pump station
  2. The State Canal siphon
  3. The Corps of Engineers Drainage structure and Weirs.
  4. The Borrow Pit control Structure
  5. Bayou Fusilier Structure
    6. Ruth Canal Structure


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

Mark Wiltz

Committees: Marketing
Appointment: City Council

Term: 10/01/20 – 09/30/24

Hiram “Don” McConnell, Jr.

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

Term:10/01/18 – 09/30/22

Calvin Leger

Appointments: Area Mayors

Term: 07/13/20 – 09/30/24

Kristie Cornell

Appointments: City-Parish Council

Term: 10/01/18 – 09/30/22

Jason Sullivan

Appointments: Parish Council

Term: 09/01/20 – 09/30/22

David Eaton

Appointments: Lafayette Mayor-President

Term: 07/20/20 – 09/30/24

Holden Hoggatt

Appointments: Parish Council

Term: 09/01/20 – 09/30/23