Governor Jindal Announces the Appointment of Scott Angelle to LSU Board of Supervisors

Scott Angelle

BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced the appointment of Scott Angelle to the Louisiana State University Board of Supervisors.

The goal of the Louisiana State University (LSU) Board of Supervisors is to provide leadership and support for the LSU System.  The board aids the LSU System in the development of intellectual and professional programs of instruction, research, and public service, works to increase opportunities for students, and enhances services to the community and the state.

The board is composed of fifteen gubernatorial appointments which are subject to senate confirmation and one student member who serves a one year term. Members include: two members appointed from each congressional district and one member appointed from the state at-large serving six year terms.

Scott Angelle, of Breaux Bridge, is currently serving as Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Governor Jindal’s Legislative Liaison, and as point person for federal oil and gas permitting issues.  Recently, he served as Lieutenant Governor in an interim capacity from May to November 2010.  Angelle will be appointed to serve as a representative of the 3rd Congressional District, as required by statute.