Clerk of the Council


Veronica L. Williams, Clerk of the Council
Phone: (337) 291-8810
Email: vwilliams@LafayetteLA.gov

Veronica L. Williams was raised in Rayne, LA and has lived in Lafayette since 1986. She has been employed by the local Council Office for the past 20-plus years. She served as Assistant Council Clerk for 12 years before being appointed Clerk of the Council in March 2013. Williams also served as the Charter Commission Clerk in 2010. She is currently the secretary of the Lafayette Council of Governments, which consists of local elected mayors and council members in Lafayette Parish.

Veronica is a member of many organizations and enjoys volunteering in the community. She is an active member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Church and a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. She received degrees from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (then called the University of Southwestern Louisiana) and Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, LA, holding a Master's Degree of Public Administration. Williams and her husband are the parents of two children.