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Feb 04, 2013
Governor Bobby Jindal Announces Reappointments to the Fireman's Supplemental Pay Board

BATON ROUGE- Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced reappointments to the Fireman’s Supplemental Pay Board.

The Fireman’s Supplemental Pay Board is responsible for deciding questions of eligibility of firemen to receive supplemental pay out of state funds. 

According to statute, the board is comprised of the following five gubernatorial appointments, subject to Senate confirmation: 
  • Two persons who are members in good standing of the Professional Firefighters Association of Louisiana; 
  • Two persons who are members in good standing of the Louisiana State Fireman's Association; and 
  • One at-large member who has at least twenty-five years of firefighter experience.
Reappointments to the Fireman’s Supplemental Pay Board:

Brien Ruiz, of Meraux, is the District Chief of the St. Bernard Parish Fire Department and is the District 7 Vice President of the Professional Firefighters Association. Ruiz will be reappointed to serve as a representative of the Professional Firefighters Association of Louisiana, as required by statute.

Ozias Price, Jr., of Alexandria, is the Assistant Chief of the Alexandria Fire Department. Price will be reappointed to serve as a representative of the Professional Firefighters Association of Louisiana, as required by statute.

 
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