Meet Our Staff
Anne T. Falgout
Anne is a 18-year economic development veteran and Vermilion Parish native. Her experience as a business librarian and small business consultant makes her skilled at assisting companies of all sizes with their business decisions. As the Alliance’s Executive Director she represents the parish as the Chair of the Acadiana Economic Development Council, sits on the Executive Committee and Board for One Acadiana, and is a member of the Acadiana Regional Alliance. She remains active in the business community through participation in the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce and the Leadership Vermilion alumni group, and serves civically as a Board Member for the newly-revitalized Vermilion Arts Council.
Contact Anne if you need information about Vermilion Parish sites and resources. Anne is also the Custodian of the Alliance’s public records.
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 30 years of clerical experience, Shari effectively assists serves as the first contact for most of the organization’s clients.
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.