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Our Team

The most important asset of the Flood Protection Authority is the over 200 dedicated and professional employees.  From the board members, senior and administrative staff to the men and women who operate and maintain the flood protection structures, levees, floodgates and floodwall, our team works seamlessly together to protect your homes, families, and businesses.

Board of Commissioners

Senior Management

The most important asset of the Flood Protection Authority is the over 200 dedicated and professional employees.  From the board members, senior and administrative staff to the men and women who operate and maintain the flood protection structures, levees, floodgates and floodwall, our team works seamlessly together to protect your homes, families, and businesses.

Board of Commissioners

Joe Hassinger
President

Richard A. Luettich, Jr.
Vice-President

Weysham Herbert

Herbert T.Weysham, III
Commissioner

Mark L. Morgan
Treasurer

Clay A. Cosse
Secretary

Quentin D. Dastugue
Commissioner

Andrew J. Englande, Jr.
Commissioner

Jason P. Latiolais
Commissioner

Herbert I. Miller
Commissioner

Senior Management

Derek Boese
Chief Administrative & Public Information Officer

Robert Turner
Director of Engineering

Louis Capo
Internal Auditor

Roman Dody
Director of Information Technology

Chandra Chaffin
Grant Manager

Gerard Gillen III
Chief of Operations

Kelli Chandler
Director of Finance

Wilma Heaton
Director of Governmental Affairs

Stevan G. Spencer, P.E.
Chief Engineer

Earl Kugelmann
Director of Maintenance

Kerry Najolia
Superintendent of Police