Dawson named to AEDC Board

Staff reports

The Ascension Economic Development Corporation announced that William C. “Bill” Dawson was appointed to its Board of Directors.

Dawson was appointed by Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez April 15.

Since 2004, Dawson has been the Principal of Dawson Interprizes, Inc. in Gonzales and the President of NPC Services, Inc.  NPC Services specializes in the remediation of environmentally contaminated properties, including EPA Superfund sites.

Prior to 2004, Dawson was employed by ExxonMobil for three decades, with this last assignment being a Project Manager in the energy conglomerate’s Global Remediation group.

He has served or is serving on numerous local and regional Boards and Commissions, including the 2009 Ascension Parish Charter Review Commission, the Fifth Ward Volunteer Fire Department Board of Directors and the River Region Cancer Screening Board of Commissioners.

Dawson is also the current President of the Pelican Point Homeowners Association.