Lake Charles head man is celebrating his birthday today!  Mayor Randy Roach is celebrating his 63rd birthday today.

Mayor Randy Roach was born in Lake Charles, Louisiana and graduated from LaGrange High School in 1969.  He earned his undergraduate degree in accounting and his law degree at Louisiana State University, completing his education in 1976.  He and his wife, Nancy, have two children and five grandchildren.

From 1985 to 1987, Mayor Roach served as the Assistant City Attorney for the City of Lake Charles and represented the City in all phases of the Chennault Consolidation project.  He drafted and presented federal and state legislation and conducted negotiations with Boeing Aircraft, formerly located at Chennault.
Mayor Roach served two terms from 1988 to 1996 as a State Representative in the Louisiana Legislature representing District 36, which included part of Calcasieu and Cameron parishes.

Mayor Roach was elected as Mayor of Lake Charles in 2000 to fill the unexpired term of the previous mayor.  In 2001, he was re-elected and began his first full term.  He was re-elected in 2005, in 2009, and again in 2013.

Source: Cityoflakecharles.com

 

Happy Birthday Mayor Roach!  Thank you for all you have done for our city!