John Richmond for Parish President

John Richmond has announced his intent to become a candidate for the office of Parish President in Natchitoches Parish. John is a native of Alexandria, Louisiana, and has lived in Natchitoches Parish since 2013. Prior to moving to Natchitoches, John was employed as a Vice President with Shaw/CBI where his team was responsible for Industrial Construction, Maintenance, and Finance with annual budgets of more than $1.6 billion. He earned a degree in Construction Engineering Technology from Louisiana Tech University and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from LSU.

John’s passion to work for the good of Natchitoches Parish led him to his current position as Public Works Director for Natchitoches Parish. Daily he is “boots on, and in the Parish” working with local governments, residents, and contractors to begin the restoration of our Parish roads, bridges, and infrastructure. He says, “Natchitoches Parish is a great place to live, with great people! And now it is time to join together to solve the problems of our crumbling parish infrastructure. These are our problems, and we must address them openly, honestly, and with full transparency as a unified Parish.”

As a Board member of the Natchitoches Historic Foundation, and Chairman of the Board of the Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce, John is committed to not only the growth of Natchitoches Parish, but also the preservation of its history and rural culture. His desire is to bring economic growth and prosperity to our Parish while retaining the hardworking culture of it’s past. In a recent public forum, Richmond said, “From Ashland to Ajax, Vowells Mill to Gorum, and all points in between, Natchitoches Parish deserves leadership that listens to the concerns of its citizens, serves with dignity, and leads with integrity.” It is time for Natchitoches Parish to stand up, work for change, and vote for John Richmond, Parish President!

3 thoughts on “John Richmond for Parish President

  1. John Richmond is a Christian, honest, and trustworthy man. He would dedicate himself fully as President of Natchitoches Parish President , just as he does with every task he takes on. You would be lucky to have him.

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