Alan Berry was appointed to the ZBA by the Parish Commission in 2008 and has served as Chairman since March 11, 2009. He is a native of Shreveport and a graduate of both C.E. Byrd High School and Centenary College, where he earned a B.A. degree in Technical Theatre. Alan is an Eagle Scount and a veteran of the U.S. Army. His career in theatrical production for Broadway shows and tours has taken him around the world. Since 2006, Alan has been the Technical Director at Centenary College's Marjorie Lyons Playhouse.
Appointed to the Zoning Board of Appeals in December 2013, Ronnie Bergeron has over 25 years of professional experience in providing management services in the commercial construction industry. Currently a project manager at Brown Builder Inc., Mr. Bergeron works on projects ranging from $5,000 to $4.5 million. He recently served as Superintendent on a $5 million dollar Child Development Center at Barksdale AFB. Mr. Bergeron received a B.S. in Construction Management from Colorado State University and attended Louisiana State University for Business Information Systems.
Robert A. Stewart
Robert Stewart was appointed to the Zoning Board in March 2009. A life-long resident of Shreveport, Mr. Stewart has over 40 years in the healthcare field, a substitute teacher for the past 20 years, and a professional musician for over 40 yrs. Mr. Stewart holds a Bachelor of Business in Administration in Organizational Management Wiley College May (2007), a Master of Arts in Psychology from Louisiana Baptist University May (2013), and is currently pursuing his PhD from Louisiana Baptist University.
Eddie Cooper, Jr.
Eddie Cooper was appointed to the Zoning Board in April, 2010 and served Chair of the Zoning Board during his term. Mr. Cooper has over 40 years of experience in public education, administration, and project management. Mr. Cooper has been a champion for children and youth education throughout his career and post career work. Cooper was previously awarded the Whitney Young award from the Boys Scouts of America (Norwella Council). A resident of Shreveport, Mr. Cooper holds a BS from Mississippi Valley State University, a M. ED. From LSU-Baton Rouge, and additional studies at La-Tech, NSU, LSUS, GSU, and Florida International University.
Marshall Ferrell was appointed to the ZBA by Mayor Ollie Tyler in 2017. He is a native of Shreveport and a graduate of Loyola College Prep, Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge and the Freeman School of Business at Tulane University. Marshall is President of Construction Safety Products, Inc.