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Ben Nevers, Sr.'s Biography
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Ben Wayne Nevers, Sr.
Wife:Barbara Ann; 3 Children: Ben Jr., Julie, Andy
Graduated, LA Technical College, 1969
Senator, Louisiana State Senate, 2004-2016
Representative, Louisiana State House of Representatives, 1999-2003
Member, Bogalusa School Board, 1987-1994
Member, ALEC Education Task Force
Member, Blue Ribbon Commission for Educational Excellence
Member, Deep Water Port Task Force
Member, Education Commission of the States
Member, Education Committee of the Southern Legislative Conference
Member, Hurricane Katrina Memorial Commission
Member, Louisiana Commission on Civic Education
Member, Louisiana Educational Assessment Testing Commission
Member, Louisiana High School Redesign Commission
Member, Oversight of the Greater New Orleans Expressway Commissio
Member, Advisory Committee on Educator Evaluation, 2010-2011
Member, Louisiana College & Career Readiness Commission, 2011
Member, Louisiana Northshore Legislative Delegation, 1999-2011
Member, Post-Secondary Education Governance Commission, 2011
Member, SREB Legislative, Advisory Council, 2008-2011
Chief Executive Office, NECO, Limited Liability Company, 1980-2011
US Army, 1965-1971
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Legislative Advisory Council, Southern Regional Education Board
Member, Louisiana Dairy Producers Tax Credit/Refund Regulations Committee
Member, Louisiana Early Childhood Science Team
Member, Louisiana Northshore Legislative Delegation
Member, Louisiana State Reading Leadership Team
Deacon, Memorial Baptist Church
Member, Textbook/Media/Library Advisory Council
Member, TIMED Program Study Committee
Member, National Electrical Contractors Association, 1981-2011
Member, Washington Parish and Louisiana Cattlemen's Association, 2003-2011
Member, Washington Parish Forestry Landowners Association, 2003-2011
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