July 16, 2015 12:10 PM

Lafayette Parish School Board member Jeremy Hidalgo is wearing an extra hat after being appointed executive director of the Broussard Chamber of Commerce. Hidalgo takes the reins of the group on Monday.

According to a release from the chamber:

The newly created position will allow the Chamber to increase membership, engage members to become active in the local community, additional planning and execution of fundraising events, facilitate ribbon cuttings and grand opening celebrations, business after hours and provide overall value and support for the Chamber and its volunteer board of directors. Hidalgo will assist to promote the mission of the Broussard Chamber.

Hidalgo previously served as president of the Youngsville Chamber and the Broussard Chamber board of directors and is a committee member with One Acadiana.

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