Ernie Alexander
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Ernie Alexander

Republican

Businessman and state legislator

Lafayette, Louisiana
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Ernie Alexander

Businessman and state legislator
Summary
Experience
131
Years of Age
8
Years of Experience
LAResidence (state)

Ernest Joseph "Ernie" Alexander, Jr. (May 3, 1933 – January 17, 2012), was from 2000 to 2008 a Republican member of the Louisiana House of Representatives for District 43 in Lafayette Parish. Prior to his legislative tenure, Alexander served a four-year term on the newly established Lafayette City-Parish Council. A former classroom teacher, he previously co-owned radio stations KMDL and KFTE in Lafayette.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 3)  
University of Southwestern Louisiana
EdS
1977
University of Southwestern Louisiana
MEd
1970
University of Southwestern Louisiana
BA
1964

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 7)  
Representative
Louisiana State House of Representatives
1999 - 2007
City-Parish Councilman
Lafayette
Television Announcer
1994 - 1996
General Manager/Owner
Radio Stations
1981 - 1994
High School Teacher
1965 - 1981
Radio and Television Announcer
1952 - 1965
Training
Reserve Officer Training Corps

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 19)  
Former Member
Louisiana Association of Educators
Former Member
Louisiana Association of Broadcasters
Former Member
Lafayette Optimist
Former Member
Kaplan Rotary
Former Member
Kaplan Lions Club
Former Member
Kaplan Chamber of Commerce
Former Member
Hub City Kiwanis
Member
Council for a Better Louisiana
Member
Saint Pius Catholic Church
Member
Better Business Bureau of Acadiana
Member
Acadiana Symphony Association
Member
Louisiana Police Jury Association
Member
Louisiana Association of Business and Industry
Member
Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Member
Kiwanis Club of Lafayette
Member
Evangeline Economic Planning District
Member
Louisiana Rural Caucus
Member
Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation
Member
Acadiana Delegation