Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is comprised of 11 members, 1 from each of the 8 parishes comprising the District, who are appointed by their local police jury, and 3 At-Large members who are appointed by the Governor.
The eight Board members representing each parish have expertise in behavioral health (mental illness and addictive disorders) and/or developmental disabilities, fiscal affairs, or they represent law enforcement, school-based clinics, the coroner’s office and/or the judicial system. The three At-Large members are a parent, consumer, or advocate for individuals with mental illness, addictive disorders, or developmental disabilities. Each Board member may serve three consecutive 3-year terms.
View board meeting minutes here.
The administration of CLHSD is comprised of professionals who are responsible for ensuring the overall operations of the District and consist of the following departments: Executive, Fiscal, Billing/Claims, Human Resources, Clinical, Compliance, Information Technology, Developmental Disabilities, and Prevention.