Louis Broussard has served as a Port of Beaumont Commissioner since 2001. He served as board president from June 2020-June 2021. 

Broussard joined Beaumont Rice Mills in 1978 and has served as the company’s president since 1993. He is on the Rice Millers’ Association’s board of directors and is very active in the promotion of international rice trade. Additionally, Broussard is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Foreign Trade Zone of Southeast Texas, Inc. 

A member of a pioneer Beaumont family, Broussard received a BBA degree from Lamar University in 1983.