Phone Numbers

Main office: (337) 740-0433
Fax: (337) 740-0435

Find Us

402 Charity Street, Suite 102
Abbeville, LA 70510

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm

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Meet Our Staff

Anne T. Falgout

Executive Director

Anne is a 15-year economic development veteran and Vermilion Parish native. Her experience as a business librarian makes her skilled at assisting companies, both large and small, with their research needs. As the Alliance’s Executive Director she represents the parish on the Acadiana Economic Development Council and regional planning district loan review board, the business community on the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce board, and young professionals as the Past-President of the705, Young Leaders for a Better Acadiana, and is a member of FUEL Vermilion. Anne is the 2016 Chair of Acadiana Regional Alliance and a 2016 board member for One Acadiana.

Contact Anne if you need information about Vermilion Parish sites and resources or consultation services.

Shari Cormier

Executive Assistant

Shari is a native and lifelong resident of Vermilion Parish; she was raised in Abbeville and now lives in the Meaux area.  Shari joined the Alliance in August 2014 as our Executive Assistant.  With 28 years of experience, Shari effectively assists serves as the first contact for most of the organization’s contacts.

Shari manages Anne’s calendar as well as upcoming seminars and educational sessions and is the liaison to our Board of Directors. Shari is also the Alliance’s Ethics Representative. Contact Shari to book a presentation for your civic group or to arrange a business consultation.