• Business Advocacy for Vermilion Parish 

    The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce exists to be the "voice of business" at the local, state and federal level, and encourages all members to exercise their right to vote in elections.

    Upcoming Election: Saturday, October 14, 2023

    Early Voting is September 30 – October 7, 2023, from 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

    Election Day: Saturday, October 14 from 7:00 am - 8:00 pm.


    The Vermilion Chamber's Business Advocacy Committee asked candidates to provide responses to questions concerning issues of interest to the business community. Listed below are the candidates that agreed to participate in the Q & A. See the responses that were submitted by clicking on the Questionnaire Response link. 

    *Candidate responses are verbatim and unedited by the Chamber. The contents of this Q &A are being provided for voter information and shall not be construed as an open endorsement of any candidate by the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce.


    BESE District 7 - Questionnaire Response

    Cathy S. Banks
    Kevin M. Berken
    Erick Knezek

    State Representative District 31 - Questionnaire Response

    Jonathan Goudeau I
    Troy Hebert

    State Representative District 49 - Questionnaire Response

    Sanders ‘Sandy’ Derise
    David Eaton
    Jacob Landry

    Vermilion Parish Sheriff - Questionnaire Response

    Lance Broussard
    Eddie Langlinais
    Preston Summers

    Vermilion Parish Clerk of Court - Questionnaire Response

    Diane Meaux Broussard
    Jude Savoie

    Vermilion Parish Police Juror

    District 1 - Questionnaire Response

    Dane Hebert
    Brent Henry

    District 2 - Questionnaire Response

    Shane Meaux
    Jason Picard

    District 7 - Questionnaire Response

    ‘Chris Clement’ Hebert
    Roy Keith Meaux
    Ravis Stelly Jr.

    District 11 - Questionnaire Response

    Scott R. Broussard
    Gary Trahan

    District 13 - Questionnaire Response

    Brian Hollier
    Wayne Miller

    For the entire list of candidates with their contact information as listed on the Louisiana Secretary of State Election Portal, click here.