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Mar 23, 2009
BATON ROUGE- Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced the appointment of Mike Saucier to the Louisiana Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors.
The Louisiana Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors serves as the sole reviewer and administrator of the Louisiana Economic Development's financial assistance programs.
According to statute, the board is comprised of eleven members, including the Secretary of Economic Development or their designee. The remaining ten members are private sector gubernatorial appointments, subject to senate confirmation, including:
One member selected from nominations submitted by the Louisiana Business League, or one minority member appointed from the Louisiana business community at large;
Mike Saucier, of Covington, is the president of Gulf States Real Estate and is a member of the Northshore Business Council and the Construction Management Association of America. Saucier was nominated to serve by the Louisiana Retailers Association, as required by statute.