Baton Rouge, La. – (April 17, 2020) – RoyOMartin President and COO E. Scott Poole has been named to the Louisiana Legislative Advisory Task Force on Economic Recovery, it was announced today.

According to a Louisiana Legislature press release: “Today, Senate President Page Cortez and House Speaker Clay Schexnayder announced the creation of a private-sector task force to advise the Louisiana Legislature on the reopening of the state’s economy in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Task Force will consist of representatives from a wide range of business sectors in Louisiana, including oil and gas, agriculture, manufacturing, automotive, banking, hospitality, food and beverage, trucking, construction, and medical, to name a few.

“The Louisiana Legislative Advisory Task Force on Economic Recovery is charged with developing comprehensive policy, legislative, and regulatory recommendations to immediately re-start the Louisiana economy and to invest in the long-term recovery of households, workers, and businesses from the COVID-19 crisis.”

Poole joins two other appointees from Alexandria, La.: Red River Bank Director, President, and CEO R. Blake Chatelain and Central Louisiana Regional Chamber of Commerce President Deborah Randolph.

To view the full press release, click here.