Fred (T-Fred) H. Mills, Jr. (R-22)

State Senator Fred Mills

Fred (T-Fred) H. Mills, Jr. (R-22)
Email - Web Site

Capitol: 225.342.2040
FAX: 225.342.1140
District: 337.845.4240
Room B-254 State Capitol 900 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
800 South Lewis Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Residence:St. Martinville, LA

Committee Assignments


Louisiana State Senate District 22 (2011-Present) -Current Senate Committee Appointments- Health and Welfare Chairman, Finance Committee (Interim Member), Coastal Restoration and Flood Control, Women and Children, and Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget (Interim Member) -Louisiana House of Representatives District 46(2007-2011) -House Committee Appointments- Agricultural, Forestry, Aquaculture and Rural Development, Civil Law and Procedure, and Health and Welfare -Louisiana St. Martin Parish Councilman District 6 (Multi Term) -President/CEO, Farmers Merchants Bank & Trust, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana (2003-Present) -Director, Farmers Merchants Bank & Trust, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana (2001-Present) -Owner & Licensed Pharmacist, Cashway Pharmacy, Parks, Louisiana SERVICE/AWARDS -2017 Legislator of the Year - Louisiana State Medical Society -2017Foundation Award - The Lafayette Public Library Foundation -2017 Hope in Public Policy Award - Louisiana Assistive Technology Access Network (LATAN) -2017LFF Family Advocate Award - Louisiana Family Forum -2017Outstanding Legislator Supporting Nursing/Healthcare - Louisiana State Nurses Association -2017Outstanding Rural Health Legislator of the Year - La Rural Health Association (LRHA) -2016Legislator of the Year Award - Louisiana Physical Therapy Association -2015 LHA "Champion for Healthcare" - Louisiana Hospital Association -2014Legislator of the Year - Louisiana Physical Therapy Association -2014 LFF Family Advocate Award - Louisiana Family Forum -2014 Business Hall of Fame - Richard E. Baudoin Jr. "Friend of Business" Award - The Daily Advertiser -2013 Life and Liberty Award - Louisiana Family Forum -2013 The Distinguished Legislative Service Award - Louisiana Counseling Association -2013 End of Life Care ~ Legislative Leader - The Alliance for the Advancement of End of Life Care on behalf of the Hospice Community -2013 LALA Legislative Hero Award - Louisiana Assisted Living Association -2013 Louisiana and Texas Crawfish Festival Committee's Prestige Award - by the Black Business Tri-Parish Night Club Owner's Association -2013 Supporter of Port and Maritime Legislation - Port Association of Louisiana -2012 St. Martin Parish Distinguised Citizen Award - Boy Scouts of America Evangeline Area Council -2012 Special Recognition Award - Keep Louisiana Beautiful -2010 Louisiana Family Forum - Family Advocate Award recipient -2010 Life and Liberty Award recipient -2010 LRHA(Louisiana Rural Health Association) - Rural Health Legislator of the Year Award -2010 Southwest Louisiana Chamber Legis-Gator Business Champion -2009 Louisiana Public Service Association's Public Service Award -2008Pharmacist of the Year -2007Outstanding Alumni of the Year -2003 Bowl of Hygeia Award for Outstanding Contributions to Pharmaceutical Field -2002Hurricanes Katrina and Rita Evacuees Disaster Recovery Pharmacy Coalition Head APPOINTMENTS/AFFILIATIONS -Appointed Parlimentarian of the Senate -Acadian Ambulance and Air Med Board -Hospice of Acadiana Board -National Regulatory Health Care Issues Task Force Committee -Governor's Health Care Reform Panel Distinguished Member2004 Governor Blanco appointment -Louisiana Board of Pharmacy Member 2002 Governor Foster appointment -St. Martin Parish Economic Development Authority Founding Member/Past President -Seafood Safety Task Force Commission Chairman -St. Martin Hospital Board of Directors Past Vice-Chairman -Louisiana Board of Pharmacy Past Executive Director -Louisiana Pharmacists Association Past President-Elect -The Jaycees -Knights of Columbus -St. Joseph Church Council -Veterans of Foreign War (Post 4215) and American Legion(Post 133) Active Supporter -Louisiana State Association of School Personnel Administrators "LSASPA" Active Supporter -St. Martin Parish 4-H Program Active Supporter -Chamber of Commerce -Community Services Public Speaker -Community Services Master of Ceremonies -Community Services Humorist/Actor EDUCATION -1976 Graduate, University of Louisiana at Monroe, College of Pharmacy -1973 Graduate, Breaux Bridge High School, Breaux Bridge, LA FAMILY -Wife, Deborah Kalil Mills, R.Ph of Monroe, LA -Mother, Mary Webb Mills -Father, Fred Henry Mills -Brother, Hank Mills

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2011    Next Election: 2023
Spouse: Deborah (Debbie) Kalil   DOB: 1/13/1955
Counties Representing
Iberia Parish
Lafayette Parish
St. Landry Parish
St. Martin Parish