August 14, 2018

Kenneth B. “Tad” Martin was appointed to the Board of Commissioners of Chennault International Airport Authority, the governing body for Chennault International Airport.

“I believe that Chennault International Airport is a driving force for the continued diversified economic growth of Southwest Louisiana,” Martin said, “and I am excited for the opportunity to contribute to that growth.”

Martin Is a Senior Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch, where he has practiced since 2012. Before that, he was Executive Vice President of Operations at Martin Automotive Group. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Louisiana State University. He is married to Brigette Walker Martin and they have four children.

Martin was appointed by the Calcasieu Parish School Board. He joins Andy Hankins, Denise Rau, Rico P. Guillory, James G. Gobert, Charles Dalgleish and Bill Hankins on the seven-member CIAA board.