Councilman for District 1
A Bit About Me
Frank Havard – Councilman for District 1 – Commissioner of the Finance Department – I am a graduate of Marksville High School and received a M.ED. Degree from Louisiana State University. I am a lay leader of Marksville Methodist Church and board member of ASDD (Silver Lining). I also serve on the Marksville Housing Authority, Spring Bayou Country Club, Cushman Cemetery and the Civil Service Board. I served eight years in Louisiana National Guard and am the past president of the Marksville Dixie Youth Baseball, Rotary Club of Avoyelles, Marksville Chamber of Commerce and Spring Bayou Country Club. I was awarded Marksville Chamber Business Person of the year and Rotarian of the Year. After 30 years of service, I have retired as manager of Farm Bureau. I taught at Marksville Middle School for four years and at the Avoyelles Technical College for six years. My priorities are to enhance the business environment in order to spur job creation, maintain a balanced city budget while improving our public safety and connecting the many unique neighborhoods to improve our quality of life. I want to help our city to be the best place for our families to flourish.