Archie Chaisson III

Lafourche Parish has a new administrator two months after ousting its previous administrator.

The Courier reports the Parish Council approved President Charlotte Randolph's appointment of Archie ChaissonĀ III at its first meeting of the year Tuesday.

The position is the parish's top executive under Randolph. The administrator oversees grants, contracts, personnel and paying for projects.

Chaisson has worked as the parish's coastal zone manager since 2011.