¨ Age 56
¨ Married to Pearl Lafleur Squires for 30 years
¨ Raised three daughters
¨ Commercial Pilot and Certified Flight Instructor in both Airplanes and Helicopters
¨ Holds 10 FAA ratings and licenses and over 20,000 hours of pilot time
¨ Owns several airplanes and helicopters.
¨ Licensed aircraft mechanic with Inspection Authorization
¨ Founding Father/ Proof of concept of helicopter crop-service in Louisiana
¨ President and Chief Pilot of Penn-Tex Helicopters Inc., based on Hwy 90, Jeanerette since 1988.
¨ 40 years experience self employed in the aircraft industry, 29 consecutive crop seasons in La.
¨ Commissioner on the Iberia Parish Airport Authority
¨ 100 credit hours Mechanical Engineering
¨ Jeanerette resident and Iberia taxpayer for 20 years.
¨ Reserve Deputy Sheriff- Iberia Parish 10 years.
¨ Member of First Baptist Church of Jeanerette.
Personal interests; art, history, music, photography, writing.