Jindal appoints Gonzales man to Employment Security Board

Staff Report

BATON ROUGE –Arthur Gerald Bourgeois of Gonzales was appointed to the Employment Security Board of Review, Gov. Bobby Jindal announced Friday.

The Employment Security Board of Review serves to assess appeal claims for unemployment insurance benefits.

Bourgeois is the Owner of Black Bayou Holding, LLC. Bourgeios will serve as a representative of management, as required by statute.

According to statute, the board is comprised of five members appointed by the governor, subject to Senate confirmation. Two members will serve as representatives of labor, two members will serve as representatives of management and one member will serve at-large.