Board members are appointed by the Governor. Each Board member represents a district outlined in the State of Louisiana (please see map links). There are four districts with two members as representatives in each.
PLEASE NOTE; with regard to COMPLAINTS, please contact the office for guidance regarding the process for filing a formal complaint; 504.838.5109. A Board member is not able to directly assist a consumer with a complaint. A consumer should file a formal complaint as outlined in the complaint form, located under forms/miscellaneous. Contacting a Board member directly may hinder the process for the complaint.
Willie P. Davis, Jr., U-1313
On September 15, 2017, Governor Edwards appointed Willie P. Davis, Jr., U-1313, to represent District A. Mr. Davis is an owner of Davis Mortuary, Gretna.
Lonnelle Aquillard, U-1502
On July 5, 2017, Governor Edwards appointed Lonnelle Aquillard, U-1502, to represent District C. Ms. Aquillard is affiliated with Johnson Funeral Home, Lake Charles.
Rev. Mallery Callahan
On March 17, 2017, Gov. Edwards appointed Rev. M. Callahan to represent as Consumer Representative. Rev. Callahan is the Pastor of The Greater Starlight Baptist Church, Covington.
Maurice Southall, E-1625
On April 27, 2016, Gov. Edwards appointed Maurice Southall, E-1625, to represent District D. Mr. Southall is affiliated with Williams and Southall Funeral Home in Plattenville.
S.J. “Bubba” Brasseaux, E-2092
On July 26, 2017, Governor Edwards reappointed S.J. “Bubba” Brasseaux, E-2092, to represent District C. Mr. Brasseaux is affiliated with SCI.
Rodney McFarland, Sr., E-2132
On February 24, 2017, Governor Edwards appointed Rodney McFarland, Sr., E-2132, to represent District B. Mr. McFarland is the owner of Funerals by McFarland in Monroe.
Edward L. Muhleisen, E-2529
On March 17, 2017, Governor Edwards reappointed Edward L. Muhleisen, E-2529, to represent District D. Mr. Muhleisen is the owner of L.A. Muhleisen & Son Funeral Home in Kenner, LA.
Duplain Rhodes, III, E-2243
On March 17, 2017, Governor Edwards appointed Duplain Rhodes, III, E-2243, to represent District A. Mr. Rhodes is an owner of D.W. Rhodes Funeral Homes, New Orleans.
Terry R. Luneau, E-2202
On June 22, 2017, Governor Edwards appointed Terry R. Luneau, E-2202, to represent District B. Mr. Luneau is affiliated with Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Alexandria.