Director's Biography


Tom Carroll, Director of Public Works

Phone: (337) 291-8502
Email: tcarroll@LafayetteLA.govTom Carroll.png

Tom Carroll is a native of Opelousas and a 1974 graduate of the University of Louisiana (then USL) in Civil Engineering. He spent three years as a Hydraulic Engineer with the Corps of Engineers, 15 years in private practice of municipal engineering and the last 22 years of his career with the City of Lafayette/Lafayette Consolidated Government. Tom retired in 2014 serving his final 10 years as Director of Public Works. He returned to LCG as Director of Public Works in 2016 at the request of newly elected Mayor-President Joel Robideaux.
 
Tom is a member of the UL Civil Engineering Advisory Board and immediate past President of the Ragin' Cajun Lettermen Club. In 2015, he was appointed to the Louisiana Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors by Governor Jindal for a six year term.