Director's Biography

Thomas R. Carroll, III, P.E., P.L.S., Director of Public Works
(337) 291-8502

Tom Carroll serves as the Director of Public Works. He is a native of Opelousas and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from UL Lafayette (then USL) in 1974. He began work with this department in 1991 first as a Project Engineer, then City Engineer, and most recently as Capital Improvements Manager prior to becoming Director. Before working with LCG, he spent 3 years with the Corps of Engineers and 14 years in private practice.

He is a Registered Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor in Louisiana. He has served as President of the Acadiana Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Lafayette Chapter of the Louisiana Engineering Society. He also is a member of the National Society of Professional Surveyors.

Tom has also been a Team Leader for United Way and is an avid supporter of UL Lafayette academics and athletics where he was a member of the Cajun baseball squad from 1971-74. He is a member of the Advisory Board for the UL Lafayette Civil Engineering Department. Tom also serves on the Boards of the Louisiana Parish Engineers and Supervisors Association and the Downtown Lafayette Unlimited.