Eric B. Soileau is elected to the PJAL Executive Board as Immediate Past President. Soileau, a native of Evangeline Parish, is completing his 14th year as District 6 Police Juror. He has also been very active in his local community. He served two years as president of the local Reddell-Vidrine Water System. Also serving on the Evangeline Parish Library Board, and past C.E.O. of the
Eric has been married 40 years to his high school sweetheart, Cathy Deshotel. They both graduated from Vidrine High School. They also owned and operated the Corner Store in Vidrine, a grocery and meat market for 13 years. Now, he is employed with T-Boy’s Slaughter House and Cajun Seasoning as an assistant manager.
Eric and Cathy Soileau have two daughters. Catrina is married to Cody and has one daughter, Ava, and one son, Gabriel. Tasha is married to Joshua and has two sons, Abram and Issac. Wow! Grandkids, what a joy!
Soileau is extremely proud to have served as your 2018 PJAL President!