Fred (T-Fred) H. Mills, Jr. (R-SS22)
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Capitol: 225.342.2040
FAX: 225.342.1140
District: 337.845.4240
Senator
Room B-254 State Capitol 900 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70804

District Office:
800 South Lewis Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Elected: 2011    Next Election: 2023
Spouse: Debbie (Kalil)   DOB: 1/13/1955
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSenate Committee on Health and Welfare
MemberSenate Executive Committee
MemberSenate Select Committee on Women and Children
MemberJoint Oversight Committee on Atchafalaya Basin Program
MemberJoint Select Committee on Louisiana Economic Recovery
MemberJoint Council on Legislative Audit Advisory
MemberSenate Committee on Revenue and Fiscal Affairs
MemberSenate Committee on Environmental Quality
MemberSenate Select Committee Coastal Restoration and Flood Control
MemberSenate Committee on Natural Resources
MemberJoint Legislative Committee on the Budget
Counties Representing
Iberia Parish / Lafayette Parish / St. Landry Parish / St. Martin Parish

Bio

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